Director, Zone 4 (President)
  (905) 623-8440
  william.harford@sympatico.ca

Bill Harford became a MROO member in 2002, an Alternate Director for Zone 4 in 2003, and the Director for Zone 4 in 2005. He became President in 2011.

During his work career, Bill was a senior technologist with the Works Department, Materials Testing Section, in the Regional Municipality of Durham, specializing in laboratory testing of building materials and soils investigations for roads, sewers, watermains and small structures.

Bill has been involved with the CUPE Ontario Division for many years, rising to a position on the Provincial Executive, and was a long-time member of the CUPE Pension Committee. Together with Don MacLeod, he has delivered dozens of pension information seminars for CUPE members.

Bill was also a member of the Employment Insurance Appeals Board, Chair of the Durham Region Retired Workers Association, and Chair of the Region of Durham Unemployed Help Centre.

Bill and his wife Brenda (also a MROO member) live in Bowmanville.