Regional Executive Vice President

Jeannie Baldwin was re-elected REVP in 2014 at the Union's Triennial Atlantic Regional Convention.

As the REVP, Jeannie is responsible for the following activities in her region:

  • organizing and recertification
  • education
  • political and social action
  • women's and equity programs
  • Area Councils
  • Directly Chartered Locals and separate employers
  • Federations of Labour and related committees
  • District Labour Councils.


She was first elected as REVP in a mail ballot election in 2004, following the resignation of the former REVP. Just before her election, she held the positions of Vice-President and Steward in Local 80215 and had been working as the Union's Regional Field Coordinator for the Joint Learning Program (JLP). Previously, she had worked with Human Resources Development Canada for 26 years.

Jeannie became active in the Union in the 1980s and began her leadership role as a result of the PSAC's 1991 national strike. She graduated from the Labour College of Canada in 1993. From 1993 to 1998, she held the position of National Vice-President (Newfoundland and Labrador) in the Canada Employment and Immigration Union (CEIU). From 1995 to 1998, she was the Women's General Vice-President on the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour Executive. She has also served a two-year term as Chair of the Board of `Directors of the South Shore Transition House in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia.  In 2013, she received the Sister of the Year award by the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour.

May 13, 2016 - 8:13am •
PSAC and other federal public service unions are calling on all members to help send a message to the new Liberal government by participating in a national action on June 8th.   The new Liberal government promised respect for federal public service employees. It said it would do things differently than the former Conservative government. Yet, it has been more than six months since the Liberals were elected and there has been no meaningful progress at any of the federal bargaining tables.
April 29, 2016 - 9:32am •
We have been receiving a high volume of appeals for medical marijuana lately.  This is not covered by the PSHCP for the following reasons:
April 19, 2016 - 12:39pm •
A big thank you to PSAC members who lobbied their local MP to repeal sections of Bill C-4 (2013) that restrict collective bargaining rights and put the health and safety of our members at risk. We met with the following MPs: Prince Edward Island Sean Casey, Charlottetown Lawrence MacAulay, Cardigan Wayne Easter, Malpeque Robert Morrissey, Egmont
April 15, 2016 - 12:22pm •
PSAC Statement. List of events can be found below.
March 24, 2016 - 10:24am •
March 24, 2016   Brian Baxter Chair, Board of Governors University of New Brunswick  P.O Box 4400 Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3   Dear M. Baxter:   I’m writing to you and your fellow members of the university’s Board of Governors to bring your attention to a situation that deserves your immediate action.  
March 22, 2016 - 12:48pm •
Sisters and Brothers,   We will be organizing a webinar to provide you with an update on Treasury Board Bargaining with special guests: Marc Blanchard, bargaining team member (TC Group), Kelly Bush, bargaining team member (PA Group) and myself, Jeannie Baldwin, Regional Executive Vice-President of PSAC-Atlantic.   The webinar will also give you the opportunity to ask questions and provide your feedback to the bargaining team members.  
March 22, 2016 - 12:40pm •
The 2016 PSAC-Atlantic Racially Visible Members Conference will be held September 23, 2016 at 9 a.m. through to September 25, 2016 at 12:00 noon in Halifax, NS.  The theme for this Conference is: ''Race Forward: Our Union, Our Community, Out Future!''  Registration deadline: May 20, 2016.   The objectives of the 2016 PSAC Regional Conference for Racially Visible Members are: • To discuss, strategize and mobilize on issues impacting Racially Visible Members in their region;
March 22, 2016 - 10:00am •
Registration deadline extended to : April 29, 2016  

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Regional Executive Vice President Contact

Jeannie Baldwin
Regional Executive Vice-President 
baldwij@psac-afpc.com
287 Lacewood Drive, Suite 301
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3Y7
(w) (902) 445-0927
(c) (902) 275-7945

Katie Murphy-Langille
Executive Assistant
langilk@psac-afpc.com
(902) 445-0925

Sébastien Bezeau
Political Communications Officer
bezeaus@psac-afpc.com
(w) (902) 445-9392
(c) (902) 266-8589