Claude attended Wilfrid Laurier University and achieved an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration in 1985. Over the years, he has taken advanced courses in tax practice (1998, 2003, 2008) to develop his expertise in tax knowledge.
- BBA in 1985, CA in 1987 and CFP in 1998.
- He has taken tax courses to develop his expertise and keep up with the changes.
Claude is married with 2 children. Claude is fluent in French and enjoys spending his time travelling and being active with hockey, golf, and swimming. He is also the past president of the BrainTrust Canada Association and Treasurer (1994-2012) of this non-profit Society dedicated to serving people with brain injury and preventing injuries. Claude was also the President of the Kelowna Estate Planning Society (2000-2001)