Little Dover, Hazel Hill, Tickle, Fox Island
Janet was elected to Council in 1997 and she represents Little Dover, Hazel Hill, Tickle and Fox Island.
Janet’s background is in Administration and Community Development. She has worked in administrative positions with many organizations and is presently employed at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital as Switchboard Operator/Admitting Clerk.
Janet holds a Certificate in Community Economic Development and Leadership from the Atlantic CED Institute in Truro, and a Certificate in Municipal Governing from Henson College, Dalhousie University.
Janet was very involved in the fisheries crisis in her area and worked as a Resource Counselor for those displaced from the fishing industry and with St. FX University Extension Department as a consultant.
Janet has served on many boards and volunteer organizations over the years including Community Economic Development Boards in her area. She presently is the Chair of the Municipal EMO Committee, sits as Council representative on the Canso Area Stake Holder Working Group. She also currently volunteers with the Little Dover Community Economic Development Association and has in the past volunteered with the Stan Rogers Folk Festival as a Crew Head since its inception in 1996.
Municipal Office: 902-533-3705