Mr. Duguid is a community leader who is proud of his involvement with a number of local cultural organizations, and of his advocacy on environmental and public health issues.
He has served as President of Sustainable Developments International and as Chairman of the Manitoba Clean Environment Commission. Mr. Duguid has also served as a board member for Concordia Hospital and was the founding president of the International Centre for Infectious Diseases, a non-profit organization established to support and enhance the mandate of the Public Health Agency of Canada.
Mr. Duguid was a member of Winnipeg’s City Council from 1989 to 1995. As a city councillor, he negotiated the city’s first infrastructure program, and pioneered Winnipeg’s blue box recycling program as well as the city’s first-ever water conservation program.
Mr. Duguid served as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development from December 2015 to January 2017.
Mr. Duguid and his wife Linda have two daughters.