Councillor Ty Walsh
Ty Walsh has held a seat on Berwick Town Council since October 2016, where he was elected Deputy Mayor in the Fall of 2019. His educational background includes Saint Mary’s University - General Arts Program, Nova Scotia Community College - Business Administration Program, has attended numerous Learning Seminars and earned Training Certificates in many social fields..
Councillor Walsh currently sits on the Kings Transit Authority Board, Berwick and District Fire Services, Annapolis Valley Regional Library Board (alternate) and the Valley Community Fibre Network (alternate). Ty also volunteers with many organizations such as Berwick & District Gala Days Association, Nova Scotia Federation of Municipalities, Berwick & District Lions Club and the NS School Secondary Students’ Association.
Ty worked as a project support officer with the NS Department of Education – NS Youth Secretariat, founded the Leaders Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers in Cape Town South Africa. He later worked at Kings Regional Rehabilitation Centre in Waterville, NS for 9 programs for individuals with challenging behaviours. Ty presently works for Canada Post.
Ty has lived in the Valley most of his life and currently resides in Berwick with his wife, Katrina, his son John Wayne and their two beagles, Murphy and Miles. Ty enjoys thrift shopping, testing out new technology, software, and gadgets and is a huge Batman fan.