May
28
2021

More Islanders join provincial boards

Islanders can connect with opportunities to join government agencies, boards and commissions through Engage PEI

Twelve people were appointed or reappointed to six provincial boards this month.

“Islanders have a great sense of community and participation in government boards gives everyone a chance to influence the direction of our province. It’s always great to see that people are engaged and willing to dedicate time and energy to one of 70 government boards that match their interests and expertise.”

- Premier Dennis King

Current boards seeking new members include:

  • Building Standards Council and its Appeal Board
  • Council of the Prince Edward Island Institute of Professional Planners
  • PEI Marketing Council
  • PEI Sports Hall of Fame and Museum Inc.
  • Workers Compensation Board of PEI
  • Employment Standards Board

Island residents interested can submit their application through Engage PEI.

Media contact:
Vicki Tse
vickitse@gov.pe.ca 


Backgrounder

Here are the 12 people appointed or reappointed to 6 agencies, boards and
commissions by Cabinet for May 2021.

Alberton Housing Authority
Erin Murphy, Bloomfield Station
Grant Milligan, Alberton
(reappointment)
Lowell Barbour, Elmsdale
Kramer Gallant, Alberton
(reappointment)
Sandra Gaudette, Alberton
Eva Yeo, O’Leary

Employment Standards Board
Dr. Blake Jelley, Cornwall
(reappointment)

Environmental Advisory Council
Rebecca Cowans, Oyster Bed Bridge

Health PEI Board of Directors
Peter MacDonald, Charlottetown

Holland College Board of Governors
Anne Partridge, Charlottetown
(reappointment)

Maritime Provinces Higher Education Commission
Anne Partridge, Charlottetown
(reappointment)
Katherine Gottschall-Pass, Charlottetown
Natalie Mitton, Stratford
 

General Inquiries

Office of the Premier
5th Floor South, Shaw Building
95 Rochford Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-4400
Fax: 902-368-4416

premier@gov.pe.ca