John’s lifetime job was in the mining industry as an explosive expert supervisor, working in Canada, Alaska and as far away as Africa.  He also served three years in the Armed Services in West Germany during the Cold War.

John returned to Bridgewater where he has resided for twenty years.  He purchased and operated Bridgewater Driving School for some ten years and now contracts out to Crozier’s Defensive Driving School. John received training as a driving instructor from Safety Services Nova Scotia.