Gary Burroughs

Regional Councilor for Niagara-on-the-Lake



Welcome to the official site of Gary Burroughs

Gary was elected as Regional Councilor for Niagara-on-the-Lake in the municipal election of October 25, 2010.
He was then elected Regional Chair and CEO of Niagara Region on December 9, 2010, by his colleagues on Regional Council.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, owner and President of the Oban Inn for 30 years, former Lord Mayor of Niagara-on-the-Lake for a decade, and and past Chair of the Niagara Parks Commission and Shaw Festival.
Gary has been a resident of Niagara-on-the-Lake for almost 50 years, he and his wife Sarah have two daughters and four grandchildren.

Active Leadership:
▶ Elected Regional Councillor NOTL: 2010-2014
▶ Chairman and CEO Niagara Region: 2010-2014
▶ Lord Mayor – 2000 – 2010 Town of Niagara-on-the Lake
▶ Past Chair – Shaw Festival, and Niagara Parks Commission
▶ Member – Niagara Regional Police Services Board: 2010-2014
▶ Past Governor – Niagara College
▶ Board Member – Music Niagara, St. Mark’s Cherry Festival
▶ Chartered Accountant and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
▶ Owner/President – Oban Inn: 30 years
▶ 2010 NOTL Citizen of the Year