Larry Jinkerson

Larry Jinkerson

Board Director

About Larry Jinkerson

Larry Jinkerson brings over 50 years of experience in the agricultural sector to the Peterborough Economic Development Board. After graduating from Western Ontario Agriculture College/Guelph University-Ridgetown, Mr. Jinkerson was employed with the International Harvester Company of Canada, a technical service dealer adviser for agricultural, industrial, forestry and consumer products. He then took over the International Harvester franchise for the Peterborough area, including agriculture, industrial, logging and consumer equipment, for a total of 22 years with the company. Mr. Jinkerson also has 30 years of fire fighter service with Selywn Township, with 25 years as Chief Fire Prevention Officer, inspector, investigator and public educator. “Already a member of the Peterborough Economic Development Agriculture Committee, and Finance Committee, I took the opportunity to join the Board of Directors to share the values of the Peterborough area. I want to promote the region as a great place to live, to earn a solid income, and as a place with great opportunities for our youth. I believe we should always leave a situation better than we found it, and I want to see Peterborough grow for the future generations.” – Larry Jinkerson