Report of the Provincial Director for Prince Edward Island, Jody LaPierre, February 2012 – September 2012

Below is a list of the events and activities I took part in since the last Atlantic Regional Council Meeting:  

  • President of UVAE local 90001
  • VP of the PEI Area Council
  • Treasurer of the PEI Human Rights Committee
  • Alternate PSAC rep for the PEI Federation of Labour
  • Attended all Area Council meetings
  • Attended all Human Rights meetings
  • Conducted CBC radio interviews
  • Conducted CBC TV interviews
  • Conducted several local News paper interviews
  • Have met with the Mayor, MLA’s, MP’s, Chamber of Commerce on
  • job cuts and the effect they will have.
  • Met with MP Sean Casey , Lawrence MacAuley, Wayne Easter, Gail Shae, Wayne Marston,
  • Met with Veterans Affairs Critic Peter Stoffer
  • Attended PSAC Labour Day Picnic
  • Guest speaker at PSAC Day of Action in Summerside PE
  • PSAC representative on the Government of Canada workplace charitable campaign
  • Attended PSAC National Convention in Ottawa
  • PSAC representative on PEI Economic Impact Assessment study which included several meetings and press interviews
  • Three day Labour Relations course
  • Met with senator Percy Downe
  • Attended PIPSC Ralley
  • Attended EI Forum
  • Took part in 3 Atlantic Council teleconferences
  • Member of the VAC Health and Safety Committee
  • Attended EI Rally In Montague
  • Attended National Day of action Ralley
  • 1 day Respectful Workplace course
  • Attended the CETA Round table meeting
  • Two day WFA course
  • Attended the Budget Watch
  • Attended the CETA information session at the Delta Charlottetown Hotel

As you can see by the above activities, I have been very involved in my role as PSAC Provincial Director in representing PEI, and I will continue with the same effort and dedication here on out.

In Solidarity,

Jody LaPierre