The Honourable Mr. Justice Peter Jeffrey Wright was appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice in 2002. He worked with Justice Kirkland and Pickett to establish “Alternatives to Custody” and a “Sentencing Circle”.
Peter received his Bachelor of Science B.Sc. Honours from Western University in 1971. He then received his Bachelor of Laws L.L.B. from the University of Windsor in 1973.
Peter has experience as an Official Guardian Representative, assisting children in conflict with the law.
Peter has demonstrated a commitment to public service both professionally and personally within our community. He has served as President of the Quinte United Immigrant Services. He is the recipient of 10 and 15 yr volunteer achievement awards from the Premier of Ontario for service to the community. He has been actively involved as manager and coach with a number of sports groups including: Trenton Dolphin Swim Team, Batawa Ski Racing Team, South Hastings Baseball Association and the Sidney Soccer Association.
He has joined our board to help make life better for the youth within our community who need understanding and care.