Greg Clarke B.Ed AE RSSW CCAC served on the OCSWSSW Council for 10 years. He has worked in the mental health and addictions field for over 35 years in various settings such as hospitals, community crisis teams and CMHAs. He has worked at the Scarborough Academic Family Team for the last 11 years and started a non-profit volunteer organization in 2019 to provide free emotional support online. He is a student of and instructor in traditional Japanese martial arts and has a strong interest in mindfulness and meditation. He has studied at the Centre for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto and incorporates mindfulness in his work and daily life.