Bill Chafe has been an active member of Branch #62 in Sarnia, Ontario, since 1978. He has served in various positions at the Branch, Zone, District and Provincial Command levels over the years.
- Elected Dominion Chair in 2016.
- Served in the Canadian Armed Forces Reserves for seven years, with the First Hussars.
- Member of the First Hussars Association.
- Awarded the Meritorious Service Medal in 2010, and Palm Leaf in 2016.
- Awarded the Queen’s Golden Jubilee medal in 2002.
- Awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee medal in 2012.
- Has worked in the Maintenance and Turnaround field of the petro-chemical refinery business for over four decades.
- Currently works with CIMS Limited Partnership as a Senior Planner.
- Educational experience includes a certificate from Sarnia Collegiate Institute and Technical School, Ontario Industrial Mechanic certification, and various college courses relating to his profession.
- Enjoys sports, travel, occasional golf and quiet time outdoors. With wife Laurie, has two children and seven grandchildren.