Craig's connection with the Y began when he joined the YMCA-YWCA of Northeast Avalon in St. John's, Newfoundland as a fitness member more than 25 years ago and eventually led to his participation as a Board member and Chair, and chair of the Ches Penney Family Y Project. He was a member of the YMCA Canada National Resource Creation and Capacity Building Committee, Chair of the National Board's Governance Committee, and member of the Executive Human Resources Committee prior to becoming Chair of the National Board. Professionally, Craig has worked, written and presented extensively in the insurance and risk management industries across North America. In 2006, he founded ClearRisk, a risk management software company and in 2014, he founded Optimized Risk and Insurance, an independent insurance brokerage. Craig and his wife, Heather have three children that are growing up too fast.