Slemon Park Corporation Board of Directors

Slemon Park is a corporation established in 1991, dedicated to providing location solutions for some of the world's finest companies in aviation, aerospace, commercial and light industries.

What is the function of the organization?

Created following the closure of Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Summerside in 1989, Slemon Park Corporation opened its doors in 1992, following the transfer of base assets.

The corporation redeveloped the military property and infrastructure into a globally competitive business park for aerospace and manufacturing development and public safety training. Slemon Park sits on 1,400 acres of land, and owns more than 830,000 square feet of turnkey commercial and training facilities, including 6 aircraft hangars.

Over the past 25 years, Slemon Park Corporation has continually fostered a positive business environment, forged valuable business and government partnerships, and built a legacy of economic prosperity through the attraction and retention of several reputable organizations. 

How many people are on the organization?

The Corporation is governed by a board of directors comprised of eight members in total – five members of the public and three government representatives.

What are the requirements of organization members?

The Board of Directors includes members with skills, knowledge and backgrounds who can contribute to the successful commercial, residential and development community.

What are the nomination requirements?

Appointments to the Board of Directors shall be made by the minister responsible, under approval of the Executive Council.

Will I get paid?

Chair - $175/diem and Members - $125/diem.

What is the time commitment of the organization?

The board of directors meet several times per year.

Slemon Park Corporation Board of Directors – Members
Term Start
Term End
Dr. Tim Ogilvie, Chair
January 28, 2023 January 28, 2026
Donna MacKay, Treasurer
January 28, 2023 January 28, 2026
Dianne Schurman
January 28, 2023 January 28, 2026
Gordon Coffin
May 14, 2024
May 14, 2027
Heather Matheson
May 14, 2024 May 14, 2027
Executive Director, Island Investment Development Inc.
At Pleasure
Deputy Minister, Economic Development, Innovation and Trade
At Pleasure
Director of Finance, Economic Development, Innovation and Trade
At Pleasure

How can I apply? 

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Slemon Park Corporation
30A Aerospace Boulevard | PO Box 90
Slemon Park, PE, Canada C0B 2A0

Published date: 
May 29, 2024
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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