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Tara Roy-DiClemente, Councillor

Councillor Roy-DiClemente Bio ImageCouncillor Tara Roy-DiClemente, is an experienced business professional and leader. She started her career as an insurance company manager. She then moved to the publishing industry, where she worked in editorial, sales, distribution, and product management for Canadian and international publishers.

Having been responsible for multi-million dollar sales and marketing portfolios, she has worked with large multinational firms like Disney, and bestselling authors such as James Patterson and Gordon Ramsay. With strong experience working with independent businesses as well as national retailers across North America, she understands the pressures business owners face in a challenging marketplace.
She was first elected to East Gwillimbury Council in 2010, after having served the community on a number of committees.  In her first term, she served as liaison to a number of town committees including the Public Library Board, and served on a provincial task force for Economic Development. She also chaired 3 key Town departments: Corporate & Financial Services, Community Infrastructure & Environmental Services and Community Parks, Recreation & Culture.‎

Now serving her second term of Council, Councillor Roy-DiClemente continues to chair Community Parks, Recreation & Culture, and is Council Liaison to the Chamber of Commerce, the River Drive Park Community Recreation Centre Committee, and the Trails Advisory Committee.

Tara holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Queen’s University, a Post-Graduate Certificate in Publishing from Ryerson, and a Certificate in Horticulture from the University of Guelph. She is also a licensed real estate sales representative with Century 21 Heritage Group Ltd. Her husband Michael is a teacher with the York Region District School Board, and they are the proud parents of three children.

Message to Residents:
I am proud and excited to have been elected for a second term to Council in East Gwillimbury! As we grow together, I want to help shape a Town we will all be proud of. I will continue to represent you with energy, creativity, professionalism and integrity. I look forward to sharing this journey with you.

One of the things I've committed to doing for the residents of East Gwillimbury was that I would always strive for transparency and accountability. I am therefore sharing the details of my 2017 Salary and Expenses. I welcome any comments or questions you may have.

Contact Me
Phone: 905-478-3803
E-mail: troydiclemente@eastgwillimbury.ca
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