Deputy Mayor Tim Outhit was born and raised in HRM. He is a graduate of Dalhousie University and has completed executive and management programs at Queen's University, York University, and the University of Toronto. He returned to HRM in 2000 (after living and working for 13 years in Moncton, Vancouver and Toronto) to raise his family in Bedford.
Tim is former president & CEO of novaknowledge. He was Director of Business Development at AOL; World Wide Channels Manager for Electronics Workbench software, and Vice President of QUICKLAW. Tim is fortunate to have conducted business in 10 provinces, 33 US States, and in over a dozen countries.
Tim is married to Sandra Toze. He has two daughters, one attending Dalhousie University and one attending McMaster University.
Deputy Mayor Outhit is a member of the following HRM Boards and Committees:
- North West Community Council
- Executive Standing Committee, Vice-Chair
- Transportation Standing Committee
- Halifax Regional Library Board
- North West Planning Advisory Committee
Ex-Officio Member of:
Bedford Days Working Group
Bedford Residents Board of Directors
Light Up Bedford Parade Committee
He is also a strong supporter of the objectives of groups such as the Halifax Partnership, Halifax Chamber of Commerce, FUSION Halifax, and the Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia that are striving to grow our economy and combat our demographic challenges.