Jul
2
2021

Province welcomes new board members

Through Engage PEI, more Islanders can have their voices heard on provincial boards. 

Seven boards welcomed 25 new and returning members in the month of June.

“Being part of a government board is a great way to get involved in shaping the future of our province. Every Islander has a unique perspective, life experience, and brings important insights to the table,” said Premier Dennis King. “I encourage any Islander who would like to have their voice heard to explore the opportunities that Engage PEI offers. My sincere thanks go out to new and returning members for dedicating their time and energy and helping our province reach its fullest potential.”

There are currently vacancies on five provincial agencies, boards and commissions including:

To submit your application, visit Engage PEI.
 

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

 

Backgrounder
Here are the 25 people appointed or reappointed to seven agencies, boards and commissions for June 2021.

Council of the Prince Edward Island College of Physiotherapy
Dan Glenn-Graham, St. Nicholas
Lorraine Robinson, Tyne Valley

Emergency Medical Services Board 
Christine Drummond, Charlottetown
Alan Toombs, Stratford
Paul Zakem, Charlottetown

Fathers of Confederation Building Trust 
Bob Sear, Charlottetown
(reappointment)
Ned Pratt, St. John’s, NFLD                

Georgetown Housing Authority
Rae Lynn Downey, Georgetown
Mark Gotell, Georgetown
(reappointment)
Mark King, Georgetown
(reappointment)
Robert LaVie, Georgetown
(reappointment)
Jerry MacKenzie, Georgetown
(reappointment)
Mallory Peters, Georgetown

O’Leary Housing Authority    
Lorne (Stewart) Gillcash, O’Leary
(reappointment)
Sally Harris, O’Leary
(reappointment)
Ann James, O’Leary
Reggie McInnis, O’Leary
(reappointment)
Jordan MacDonald, O’Leary
David Sweet, O’Leary

Workers Compensation Appeal Tribunal
JP Desrosiers, Summerside
Chelsea Gotell, Stratford
Lindsay McLellan, Borden-Carleton
Gordon MacFarlane, Summerside
Stacey Wyand, Hunter River

Workers Compensation Board
Krishna Burugadda, Summerside

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

DeptECO@gov.pe.ca

Learning Partners Advisory Council Inquiries:
LPAC@gov.pe.ca 

Engage PEI Inquiries: 
engagepei@gov.pe.ca 

Visit Engage PEI to learn more about serving as a member of an agency, board or commission (ABC).
Engage PEI