CEIU National Executive renews for 2023–2026 term after September 2023 CEIU Convention

Nominations for the fifteen National Vice President positions closed at 9:00 p.m. on January 20, 2023.


After the nomination process, eight individuals were elected by acclamation to the positions for which they were nominated. They include:


  • Helen King—NVP for IRCC


  • Paul Wilk—NVP for IRB


  • Carole Locke—NVP for Women issue—Eastern Region


  • Lynda MacLellan—NVP for Women issue—Western Region


  • Keri D’Avignon-Nault – NVP for Manitoba and Saskatchewan


  • Daniel Carrière – NVP for NCR


  • Annick Beamish – NVP for Quebec


  • Judith Côté – NVP for Quebec


  • Rubina Boucher - NVP for Human Rights


For the remaining available positions, elections will be held with the assistance of Simple Vote, beginning at 9:00 a.m. (EST) on March 20, 2023, and ending at 9:00 p.m. (EST) on March 27, 2023, under the convention call sent on November 22, 2022.


Those who have submitted nominations are :


  • For the position of NVP for BC/Yukon

o Sargy Chima

o Kelly Megyesi


  • For the position of NVP for Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut

o Tania Fikus

o Sabino Spagnuolo


  • For the two (2) NVP positions for Ontario

o Lyle Gall

o AM KuarSingh

o Phil Matheson

o Lisa Prescott


  • For the NVP position for Newfoundland/Labrador/NS

o Debbie Morris

o Norm Mugford

o Brenda Parsons


  • For the position of VPN for NB/PEI

o Charlene Arsenault

o Kelli Reid


All National Vice Presidents will be declared elected before the National Convention, but the results of these elections will be formalized at the 2023 CEIU National Convention, after which the new term will begin.