John Wedderburn

As Communications Officer, John is responsible for the development and implementation of the Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute’s (DBDLI) communications and marketing activities. With more than 15 years of experience in the discipline of marketing and communications, John has built his practice on the fundamentals of collaboration and mutual respect.

His extensive experience in both the private and public sectors, including those focused on the African Nova Scotian community, has served him well. He has developed a commitment to excellence and proven expertise in helping the companies and organizations with which he has worked communicate and engage more effectively.

John is a proud graduate of St. Mary’s University and lives in Halifax with his wife and their two daughters.

“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” —Marcus Garvey