About Kenneth

Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario
Present Residence: Espanola, Ontario

  • Attended Malvern Collegiate Institute {M.C.I.} and graduated with a Senior Matriculation
  • Attended 4 years at Michigan Technological University and graduated with a B.Sc in Chemistry
  • Attended Western Kentucky University and graduated with an M.Sc in Coal Chemistry
  • Attended Central Michigan University and graduated with a M.ED in Education

Awards and Activities:
  • Played Football and Hockey for M.C.I. , winning the City of Toronto ,Hockey Championship in my last year
  • Was Selected as a member of the All- Ontario Football Team , winning a " Canada Dry" award as an Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • Was selected on the Toronto Daily Star , All -Star Hockey Team as a defence man in my last year at M.C.I.
  • Was honoured by M.C.I. athletic department as being one of six honour “M” in my last year of high school.
  • Was awarded an Athletic Scholarship to Michigan Technological University where I played four years of Football and two years of Hockey in both Varsity Sports, winning Two Football Conference Championships in my 2nd and 4th years
  • Was selected as a lineman on N.I.C. Conference All star for Three Consecutive Years!
  • Was selected as All-Michigan honourable mention in my last year.
  • Selected by my teammates with the coveted Fred Baird Award as our team’s outstanding defensive player of the year in my second year.
  • After graduating from M.T.U. I went on to play football with the Sudbury sporting for six (6) more years; 4 of which were Championship Teams.
  • In Yr 1993 , I was inducted in to the Northern Football Conference { N.F.C.} Hall of Fame as a player
  • In Yr 2003 , I was inducted into the Michigan Technological University's Student - Athlete Hall of Fame

Work Experience and Activities:
  • Worked as mathematics teacher at Bawating Collegiate in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario for one year
  • Worked as a teacher in mathematics, science and chemistry for 31 years.
  • Worked for Guarantee Permanent Realty Ltd. for 31 years as a salesman, serving the North Shore of Lake Huron between Sudbury and Blind River, Ontario and including Manitoulin Island

  • Became an active member of the Canadian Chemical Society for 30 years during my teaching career
  • Was an Alumni Director of the Michigan Technological University, promoting the J. Edgar McAllister Award given to Canadian students who wish to attend M.T.U.

Hobbies & Interests:
  • Enjoy playing “old boys” hockey, watching college football games.
  • Prospecting for minerals in the Espanola area
  • Member of the Prospector’s Development Association (PDAC)
  • Member of the Sudbury Real Estate Board for over 30 years.
  • Member of the Canadian Chemical Institute (C.C.I.) for 30 years and still maintain my interests in Nanochemical Science.

Get In Touch

Kenneth V. Naples

Mobile: 705-677-5959

Phone: 705-524-2400


Office Info

Guarantee Permanent Realty Ltd.

436 Haig St.  Espanola,  ON  P5E 1B7 

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