Martin has nearly a decade of experience leading certified workplace health and safety courses and is an engaging and knowledgeable facilitator. He has continuously served as a certified member of joint health and safety committees for over twenty years which has given him a significant breadth of hands-on experience and expertise navigating the Occupational Health & Safety Act and the Regulations. He is a strong advocate for the importance of healthy work environments and the importance of reducing stress in the workplace. He has extensive experience working in unionized environments as well as in the retail food industry. Martin launched his first company in 2001 so he is well versed in the challenges of running an owner-managed business. He is creatively driven and is passionate about the arts. He is also a professional Photographer with a Masters in Fine Arts from Ryerson University and when he isn’t spending time working, with his family, or photographing, you might find him cycling in Toronto or sailing on Lake Ontario.