Who is Claude Willis? Claude Willis is a 5th generation Canadian born and raised in North Preston, Nova Scotia. North Preston is a community that has suffered racial discrimination and other issues over its very long history and Claude has always felt the need to help and give back to the youth of his hometown. In order to make a change in his community, he wanted to let the young people know that if they persevere, be apart of the building block, and use education as the key they can be better equipped to deal with the challenges before them in society. He encourages them to be the best they can be and give back to their communities to continue the trend of knowledge and care. Claude works for TTC and has been a loyal employee since 1992. He lives in the greater Toronto area where he continues to support the youth here as well as back home.