Agricultural Insurance Corporation
Responsible for providing insurance schemes for agricultural crops and to advise the Minister on policy regarding agricultural business risk management programs.
What is the function of the organization?
Advice regarding Production Insurance Policy, review of claims to be paid, reinsurance plans, mediation requirements.
Primary Role: Adjudicative
- Strategic Development
How many people are on the organization?
The Board shall consist of not fewer than seven members and not more than 13 members. The members shall be appointed by the Minister, and shall be:
- (a) one representative of the Department of Agriculture;
- (b) one representative of the Department of the Provincial Treasury; and
- (c) not fewer than five or more than eleven representatives of the private sector.
What are the requirements of organization members?
Work & Experience Requirements
Understanding of agricultural practices and agricultural economics
Mediation, Regulatory, and Agriculture Policy
What are the nomination requirements?
Statutory Nomination Requirements
The Minister shall appoint all members.
Traditional Nomination Requirements
Department provides names to Executive Council. Recommendations are based on commodity and geographical diversity.
Will I get paid?
Chair - $200/diem and Members - $142/diem.
What is the time commitment of the organization?
The term of office of a member of the Board is three years and a member is eligible for re-appointment.
|Name||County||Term Start||Term End|
|Fred Dollar||Queens County||Nov 10, 2020||Nov 10, 2023|
|Beverley Boulter||Prince County||Nov 22, 2019||Nov 22, 2022|
|Mary Gillis||Prince County||Nov 10, 2020||Nov 10, 2023|
|Clayton Bulpitt||Kings County||Sep 20, 2019||Sep 20, 2022|
|Don Godfrey||Queens County||Nov 10, 2020||Nov 10, 2023|
|Amanda Drake||Queens County||Jul 20, 2020||Jul 20, 2023|
|Glen Ellis||Prince County||Jan 22, 2019||Jan 22, 2022|
|Mark MacEwen||Prince County||Nov 10, 2020||Nov 10, 2023|
|Elizabeth Maynard - Chair||Prince County||Nov 22, 2019||Nov 22, 2022|
|Mary Kinsman||Mar 11, 2014||at pleasure|
|Patricia Cameron-McDonald||October 2, 2018||at pleasure|
How can I apply?
If you would like to serve as a member of a provincial government agency, board, or commission (ABC) you can apply online through Engage PEI.
For further information about this committee, you may contact:
Director, Farm Business Risk Management