Leith R.A. Coghlin was appointed to the BAO Board in November 2020. Since 2015, Leith has served as the Managing Director of EnPointe Public Affairs, a London-based advocacy and public policy firm that specializes in agricultural, environmental, and municipal issues across Canada and the United States. At EnPointe, Leith has a primary focus on public agency governance and performance analysis. Both Leith and EnPointe have had significant success in developing legislation and advising public and private interests on program and service execution. Prior to his public affairs work, Leith lead finance and credit interests for several automotive retailers and also served as an advisor for senior elected officials in Canada. Leith holds an honours BA from Huron University at Western, and obtained several qualifications during nearly 13 years of military service. Leith has also been a member of several charitable and civic associations and boards. He is a resident of Elgin County where he resides with his wife and two daughters.