To The Haldimand Press
HALDIMAND/NORFOLK—Karen Matthews, a community builder with strong local roots, is seeking the federal Liberal nomination for Haldimand Norfolk. Born in Simcoe and raised in Port Dover, Matthews has a lifetime of commitment to the community.
“I am seeking this nomination to continue all of the amazing work we have done together as a community,” said Matthews.
Matthews is General Manager of Burning Kiln Winery near Turkey Point. This position has provided her with hands-on experience from running its award-winning farm operations.
Formerly she was General Manager of the Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show, helping grow its programs while it continued to be one of the top four such events in Ontario and one of the top 17 in Canada, with a local economic impact of over $10 million a year.