Councillor Ward 1 - November 2006 – Present
From 2004 to 2006 Cleve worked as an Engineering Administrator for the Township of King. In March of 2006 he left the employment of King Township and declared his candidacy for Councillor of Ward 1 (King City, Snowball, Kettleby). King City has been his home since childhood (1972). In November of 2006 he was elected as the Councillor for Ward 1.
Education – Trent University, Peterborough, ON
Graduated 1992, B.A., English Literature
From 1988-1990 Cleve was enrolled at York University as a Philosophy Major, he then transferred to Trent University in Peterborough to live by the Otonobee River, and focus on his love for writing until he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature in 1992.
25 years experience in the Civil Engineering/Land Development Industry
In addition to having worked in the Engineering Department of the Township of King, over his 25 years in the industry Cleve has worked for a number of prominent civil engineering firms, Cosburn Patterson Mather Ltd, Stantec Consulting Ltd, and R.J. Burnside & Associates to name a few. He is currently employed as a Land Development Manager with a highly respected family owned land development firm based out of the City of Barrie.
Certifications: Cleve is a Certified Member of the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists – OACETT.
Cleve and his wife Catherine live in King City (in Ward 1) where they are raising their two young boys.