As a fourth-generation seedsman, Simon is passionate about carrying on the tradition of providing high-quality seed to growers. Simon has a diploma in Agribusiness from Assiniboine Community College. He continues his education at any chance, through seminars, conferences, and conversations with industry professionals.
Simon is actively involved in advocating for the agriculture industry – he is serving on the Manitoba Seed Growers Association. He is a past board member of the Keystone Agricultural Producers, Manitoba Young Farmer’s Committee and Western Grains Research Foundation.