HKCC Rexdale's Community Champions

Deputy Mayor Crisanti

Councillor for Ward 1/ Deputy Mayor, West / Nonno

Deputy Mayor Crisanti has lived in Etobicoke North for over 30 years. He is married, has two children and four grandchildren. Deputy Mayor Crisanti is dedicated to working with the community, Council and Mayor to make Etobicoke North and the City of Toronto a better place for children and their families to live. He believes that promoting health and wellness through community partnerships will create safe and healthier communities for children.

Councillor Michael Ford

Councillor for Ward 2/School Board Trustee/Lover of All Things Watermelon

Councillor Ford was born and raised in Etobicoke North. He has been an active member in the community for many years.  Through his work, Councillor Ford has been a champion of safe schools and creating healthier communities. Councillor Ford is committed to serving the people of Ward 2 and improving community development within the area.

Superintendent Ron Taverner:

Superintendent of 23 Division/ Community Police Liaison Committee /Fitness Buff

Superintendent Taverner has served with the Toronto Police Services for 49 years. He is very active within the community and chairs numerous committees dedicated to improving Etobicoke North and the City of Toronto; including the Advocates for Etobicoke Youth, Faith Leaders Committee Toronto, Women’s Abuse Council and much more. He leads a healthy lifestyle and values the importance role models have on ensuring the health and wellbeing of everyone.

Alicia Wright-DaCosta:

Manager of Marketing and Faith-Based Initiatives / Producer and Co-host of Gospel Morning on G98.7FM /Track Star

Alicia Wright-DaCosta has over 20 years experience working with the Media and Music Industry, Corporate, Charitable and Faith-based community. She is very involved within the community as a volunteer, Motivational Speaker and Ordained Pastor. She is dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles for children in the community.