Confederation Club

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Chief Mark Crowell to speak to Confederation Club on Wednesday May 3 2023

Please join the Confederation Club in welcoming our next speaker, Chief Mark Crowell.


Mark Crowell,  Chief of Waterloo Region Police Service

Chief Mark Crowell has been a member of the Waterloo Regional Police Service since 2001 and is the Service’s 7th Chief of Police.

Over his career, he has served in areas including Neighbourhood Policing & Investigations - Patrol, Intimate Partner Violence, Communications, Special Victims - Sexual Assault, Administrative Support - Records, as the Executive Officer to the Chief of Police, and as Deputy Chief of Police.

He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Canadian Studies from Wilfrid Laurier University and a Master of Arts degree in Sociology. He also has a Ph.D. in Sociology from the Department of Sociology and Legal Studies at the University of Waterloo.

Mark has been a Board of Director member for Supportive Housing of Waterloo (SHOW) and is currently a board member for Habitat for Humanity Waterloo Region. He has also served as a community volunteer with Out of the Cold and Food4Kids Waterloo Region.

When and where

Date and time

Wed, May 3, 2023 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM EDT


Edelweiss Tavern 600 Doon Village Road Kitchener, ON N2P 1G6

Ticket Information:


  • Tickets include a full buffet-style dinner with cash bar
  • Early bird ticket pricing is $48 until Sun, Apr 23.(Price increases to $53 Mon, Apr 24)
  • Due to an increase in overall costs, the ticket price has bumped up slightly to reflect this
Reception with a hot, full buffet-style dinner and cash bar

  • Registration: 5:30 to 6:00pm
  • Dinner:  6:00 to 6:30pm
  • Presentation 6:30 to 7:00pm
  • Networking 7:00 to 8:00pm

Edelweiss Tavern, 600 Doon Village Road, Kitchener, Ontario N2P 1G6. Parking is free.

Early bird pricing $48 / ticket
until Sat, Apr 23
(Price increases to $53, Mon, Apr 24)


E-transfers now accepted:  email funds to

To reserve a seat, call Barb Shackleton at 519-588-0396 or

Deadline for tickets is Sunday, April 30, 2023

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