Committees of Council

Canadian Teachers' Federation

Members are appointed at Annual Council.

  • Liette Doucet, NSTU President
  • Wally Fiander, 1st Vice-President
  • Mark Savoury, Dartmouth, 2018
  • Natalie MacIsaac, Kings, 2019 (2-year term replacement)
  • Turk MacDonald, Halifax City, 2020
  • Joan Ling, Executive Director, NSTU

Discipline Committee

May adjudicate conduct of Union members which is inimical to the interests of the Union. Members are appointed at Annual Council.

  • Drew Moore, Colchester-East Hants, 2018
  • Terry Ryan, Halifax County, 2018
  • Susan MacIntyre, Cape Breton District, 2019
  • Gale Doyle, Dartmouth, 2020
  • Mona MacNeil, Halifax County, 2020
  • Stacy Samson, NSTU Staff Liaison

Professional Committee

Investigates charges of conduct unbecoming a member of the teaching profession. Appointed by NSTU Annual Council.

  • Cathy Burgess, Kings, 2018
  • Tammy Fox, Colchester-East Hants, 2018
  • Theresa Nickerson, Colchester-East Hants, 2019
  • Lana Pothier, Annapolis, 2019
  • Madonna Abbass, Cape Breton District, 2020
  • Paul Syme, Kings, 2020
  • Stacy Samson, NSTU Staff Liaison

Resolutions Committee

Administers the resolutions process for Annual Council.

  • Lori MacKinnon, Chair, Executive Member
  • Meg Ferguson, Halifax County, 2018
  • Shelley Luddington, Halifax County, 2018 (1-year term replacement)
  • Stacy Thorburn, Queens, 2019
  • Gary Foley, Colchester-East Hants, 2019
  • TBA, NSTU Staff Liaison