Our Committees

Our Committees play an advisory role to the CUPE Nova Scotia Executive Board. The Standing Committees of CUPE Nova Scotia are:

Contracting Out & Privatization Committee

  • Scott Lillington, CUPE 108, co-chairperson
  • Donna Biron, CUPE 933, co-chairperson
  • Daniel Hopper, CUPE 227, young worker
  • Allison Fraser, CUPE 2305, young worker
  • Pauline Chicarella, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Education Committee

  • Amy Parlee, CUPE 5047,co-chairperson
  • Christopher Higgins, CUPE 1028, co-chairperson and young worker
  • Steve Stewart, CUPE 1867
  • Jennifer Cox, CUPE 4682
  • Natalie Dempsey, CUPE 8920
  • Marcy Vacon, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Global Justice Committee

  • Mae Smith, CUPE 2094, co-chairperson
  • Cheryl Burbidge, CUPE 8920, co-chairperson
  • Ronald Crowther, CUPE 1183, young worker
  • Ashley Aucoin, CUPE 1635, young worker
  • Jonathan Fourdraine CUPE 8920
  • Kelsie Croft, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Health & Safety Committee

  • Kayla Mulley, CUPE 1635, co-chairperson and young worker
  • Kristi Corkum, CUPE 5033, co-chairperson and young worker
  • Denise Lewis, CUPE 5050
  • Kathy Grant-Dauphney, CUPE 1635
  • Steve Joy, CUPE 1867
  • Sean Foley, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Human Rights Committee

  • Donna McCarthy, CUPE 5047, chairperson
  • Ashley Rhodes CUPE 1183, young worker
  • Paula Gerrior, CUPE 4459
  • Tony MacKenzie, CUPE 1867
  • Marlene Quamby, CUPE 1028
  • Dwayne Tattrie, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Pension Committee

  • George Lloy, CUPE 5047, chairperson
  • Jessica Haley, CUPE 1431, young worker
  • Martin Austin, CUPE 227
  • Nancy Grant, CUPE 4682
  • Lisa DeMolitor, CUPE 964
  • Dave Dort, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Political Action Committee

  • Jason Langille, CUPE 1472, chairperson
  • Josh Mercer, CUPE 4745, young worker
  • Ray Smith, CUPE 933
  • Russell Ganaway, CUPE 5050
  • Jacqui Griffin, CUPE 8920
  • Chris Melanson, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Women’s Committee

  • Sharon Hubley, CUPE 1867, co-chairperson
  • Patricia Perry, CUPE 4459, co-chairperson
  • Michelle Banfield, CUPE 1028, young worker
  • Nicole Barkhouse, CUPE 2305
  • KC MacPherson, CUPE 2330
  • Dianne Frittenburg, CUPE NS executive board liaison

Fact Sheet for CUPE Nova Scotia Committees