PEI Grain Elevators Corporation

Conduct the affairs and business of the PEI Grain Elevators Corporation.

What is the function of the organization?

The objects of the Corporation are:

  • (a) to stimulate feed grain production in the province;
  • (b) to bring uniformity to the industry through marketing of grain produced in the province;
  • (c) to provide facilities for the central marketing, drying and storage of grain; and
  • (d) to provide distribution outlets for grain producers, livestock feeders and the feed industry.

Primary Role:  Adjudicative

Material Role:

  • Strategic Development 
  • Advisory 
  • Managerial/Oversight 

How many people are on the organization?

The board of directors shall be comprised of not less than five and not more than seven directors appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council with not less than two of such directors being grain producers, and not less than one of such directors being a livestock producer.

What are the requirements of organization members?

Work & Experience Requirements: Livestock and grains experience

Skills Required: Agriculture economics skills

What are the nomination requirements?

Statutory Nomination Requirements: The Lieutenant Governor in Council shall appoint all members.

Will I get paid?

Chair - $200/diem and Members - $142/diem.

What is the time commitment of the organization?

Monthly meetings.

The members of the board may be appointed to hold office for a term of three years and may be re-appointed.

PEI Grain Elevators Corporation - Members
Name County Term Start Term End
Nelson Mackinnon Prince County Apr 26, 2019 Apr 26, 2022
Earle Smith, Vice-President Prince County Feb 19, 2019 Feb 19, 2022
Alvin Keenan, President Kings County Apr 26, 2019 Apr 26, 2022
Rollin Andrew Queens County Apr 26, 2019 Apr 26, 2022
James McIver Prince County Jan 17, 2020 Jan 17, 2023
Denton Ellis Prince County Feb 21, 2020

Feb 21, 2023

Daniel MacDonald Prince County Dec 22, 2020 Dec 22, 2023

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. 


Neil Campbell
General Manager, Grain Elevators Corporation

Published date: 
December 30, 2020
Executive Council Office

General Inquiries

Executive Council Office
5th Floor, Shaw Building
95 Rochford Street
P.O. Box 2000,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

General Inquiries:
Phone: 902-368-4502
Fax: 902-368-6118

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