About M.A.D

Non-Profit Organization Opposing Residential Development on the Millcroft Golf Course.

Millcroft Coalition Against Development (M.A.D.) is a group of Millcroft community members with a mission to preserve the integrity of the existing Millcroft golf course and retain its original and current zoning of “Zone 01 – Open Space.”

Who Are We?

Get to know the people behind M.A.D.

Crys Masterson

Crys is the founder of Masterson Law, a Burlington law firm specializing in real estate law and estate planning. While earning her Juris Doctor, Crys served as Editor-in-Chief of the law review and won academic awards in wills, trusts, real estate law, and legal writing.

Kirk Robinson

Kirk has owned and operated Robinson Automotive since 1988. Kirk is the host of “Auto Experts” on Cogeco23, was the host of AutoTalk on RogersTV, and has been a guest on CTV, Global, The Learning Channel, and more.

Community Champions

Become a M.A.D. champion

Sonia Robinson
Champion – Distribution

Sonia is a mother of three and Millcroft resident for twenty years. She has an extensive resume of volunteering in a variety of areas, including schools, community initiatives, religious organizations, and sports.

Kim Elliott
Champion – Fundraising

Kim is an active realtor and a longtime resident of Millcroft. She has spent many years volunteering with The Burlington Rotary Club, The Carpenter Hospice, and a women’s shelter.

Louise Taylor
Champion – Street Captains

Louise is a retired Paediatric Nurse Practitioner who worked at the Hospital for Sick Children for 36 years specializing in the care of children with Cystic Fibrosis. Louise now has a consulting business called L Taylor Cystic Fibrosis Consulting. She and her husband, Hal Hirte, have lived on the 6th Fairway for 17 years and are passionate to keep it green.

Mark Carr
Champion – Government Affairs

Mark is the Executive Director of a not-for-profit agency. He has been involved with politics and public affairs through his TV programs The Issue and Round Table, and as a campaign manager for 4 successful provincial elections and a federal election. A former member of Burlington City Council, Mark received the Ontario Public Service Award and Medal of Volunteerism.

Allan (Al) Briskin
Former President, Millcroft Ratepayers Association

Allan is retired, having spent 40 years in the finance and technology fields. He has been a resident of Millcroft for 30 years and was President of the Millcroft Ratepayers Association (MRA) through the 1990’s. The MRA was extremely active in the community and was heavily involved in the early development of Millcroft and surrounding areas, working with the developers, builders and City Hall.

Street Captains

Our Street Captains are M.A.D. leaders in their designated regions of Millcroft. If you’d like to become one, please visit our Volunteer page.

Shannon Murphy Smith
Waterbridge – Area 1

Jeff Penman
William O’Connell – Area 2

Ann Cunningham
Country Club – Area 3

Sonia Robinson
Hadfield & Kane – Area 4

Chris Coholan
Parklane – Area 5

Susan Masterson
Millcroft Park Drive – Area 6

Mr & Mrs Lagercrantz
Millcroft Park – Area 7

Louise Desrochers
Millcroft Park – Area 8

Adrianne Marsh
Country Club – Area 9

Alan Green
Gleneagles – Area 9b

Wendy Visintini
Country Club – Area 10

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Vermont Crescent – Area 11

Bob DiFrancesco
Turnberry Road – Area 12

Anne Weremi Conrad
Clubview – Area 14

Wendy Ross
Berwick Drive – Area 15

Victoria Romero-Garcia
Turnberry – Area 13 / Area 19 – Sarazen

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Berwick 2 – Area 16

Brian Nelson
Greenway – Area 17

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Berton – Area 18

Fern Petrie
Taywood/Turnberry C – Area 20