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About Mike Quackenbush

With 15 years of business operations experience, Mike Quackenbush has spent the last decade with one of Canada’s largest bank-owned insurance companies with a focus in driving simpler, faster, and better measures of processes throughout the enterprise.

Most recently, Mike was responsible for strategic insights and performance measures focused on market opportunities in over 50 retail markets across Canada. Currently, he serves as a member of the Brokerage Sales Management Team, where he manages the Life, Health & Wealth Insurance MGA and National Account/IIROC firm relationships to champion and execute their sales growth, initiatives, and strategies.

Mike spent many years handling the marketing and industry relations for his Burlington-based family business, until it’s closure in 2012. It is during this time that Mike received his Certified Flooring Executive designation, the highest designation offered by the World Floor Covering Association.

Having a passion for genealogy since childhood, Mike is a mentor, speaker, and advocate for heritage preservation. He has previously served on the Board of The Ontario Genealogical Society, where he led the marketing portfolio and hosted the educational webinars. In 2016, Mike was recognized as one of Canada’s Top 10, “Rockstar” GenealogistsHe is a proud member of the Association of Professional Genealogists.

Mike served in many roles within the Burlington Provincial Liberal Association most recently as, Executive Vice-President, and interim-President until the Fall of 2019.

The Gift of Giving Back is the largest community food drive of its kind in Canada; raising more than 4-milllion pounds of food for the Burlington, Oakville, and Brampton communities. Mike served on the Board of Directors in many hands-on capacities, most recently until the Fall of 2019 as Board Secretary.

Mike’s current community involvement includes being on the Executive Board for the Burlington Chiefs Jr. A Lacrosse Club.