City of Stratford Mayor - Dan Mathieson
Dan Mathieson is in his third term as Mayor of his hometown, Stratford, Ontario, and sits on numerous Boards and Committees in healthcare, municipal affairs, law enforcement, athletics, not-for-profits, universities and colleges.
He is currently Chair of the Ontario Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) and past Chair of the South West Economic Alliance (SWEA). He is a member of the Board of Directors of Festival Hydro and Rhyzome Networks, the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Kings University College at the University of Western Ontario, the Advisory Board of the University of Waterloo-Stratford Campus and a founding Director of the Stratford Institute for Digital Media. Dan is also a Governor on the Board of i-Canada and is on the Advisory Board for Walsh University – Institute for the Study of the Intelligent Community.
Dan was recently chosen by the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) to receive the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, paying tribute to community leaders whose endeavours have set them apart as technology innovators.