Mr. Templeton is known to many as Newfoundland and Labrador’s very own Santa Claus having made more than 1500 appearances as the big guy at hospitals, special events and the St. John’s Santa Claus parade.  Mr. Templeton has also taken leadership role with several organizations over the years including the Boys Scouts, St. Andrew’s Church, and the St. John’s Board of Trade and the Rotary Club of St. John’s.  In his role with Rotary, Mr. Templeton played a key role in bring United Way to Newfoundland and Labrador and continued to work with them for to raise fund for charities across the province for many years.