Outgoing LBMAO president Dave Campbell honoured with retirement bash

Dave Campbell, who steered the Ontario Lumber and Building Materials Association as its president for the past 21 years, was toasted last week with a retirement party at the Waterside Inn in Port Credit, Ont. The event was organized by Campbell’s LBMAO colleague Joanne Moquin and emceed by his successor, current association president Trevor Small.

Guests included fellow association leaders Thomas Foreman from the BSIA of British Columbia and Denis Melanson from the ABSDA in Atlantic Canada, as well as LBMAO board members past and present including current chair Rebecca Gravelle of Renfrew Castle in Renfrew, Ont.

Foreman provided a heartfelt recap of Campbell’s career and legacy, noting his colleague’s qualities of leadership, passion, and integrity.