New Citizen Appointee
The Board welcomed its newest member Mr. Khalid Usman in January. Regional Council appointed Mr. Usman to the Police Services Board in December. Mr. Usman brings a wealth of business and community experience to his role on the Board.
Mr. Usman, who is a chartered accountant, served as a Municipal Councillor in the City of Markham for nine years (1997-2006). He sits on many corporate as well as non-profit boards in various capacities including as the past Chair of Markham-Stouffville Hospital Foundation, former Chair of the Unionville Home Society Foundation and the former Chair of the Committee of Adjustment, City of Markham.
He is a dedicated community leader who devotes his time and effort to many charitable and community causes. Khalid sat on the Liaison Committee for The Canadian Federation of Intercultural Friendship. He also serves as the Chair of York Region’s Peace Tree initiative which aims to promote peace and togetherness in the Region.
Mr. Usman has been recognized for his community services by the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Culture. He has been awarded the Medal of Good Citizenship in 2011 by the Lt. Governor of Ontario, the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the Community Service Award. The President of Pakistan awarded him the Tamgha-e-Khidmat recognizing his services in Pakistan and Canada.Back to What's New