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Appointee Biographies

Police Services Board - Ingersoll (Town of)


Mhairi R. Kersel has been a leading corporate communications, strategic marketing and business development consultant for both national and international markets for over 20 years. Ms. Kersel holds a Specialized Honours degree in Psychology from the University of Guelph, a post graduate Business diploma from Queen's University, a post graduate diploma in Positive Psychology from Penn State University, and a diploma in Corporate Social Responsibility from the United Nations. She is an active volunteer for the Canadian Cancer Society, local hospital board and through a self-esteem program she developed, helps raise self-esteem in girls aged 9-13.


Darell Ezra Parker is a former Interim Fire Chief for the Township of Norwich where he was responsible for the administration of municipal fire services, community emergency management and by-law enforcement. He is additionally the former Chief Administrative Officer for the Town of Ingersoll. Mr. Parker's community involvement includes being a member of the Rotary Club of Ingersoll and District and formerly serving on the board of the Children's Aid Society of Oxford County.