Council

NOTICE:

Public Council Meetings are generally held every other Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. Please be advised that due to the ongoing pandemic, meetings will take place digitally, via Zoom software or a dial-in feature. All are welcome to join as audience members for these digital council meetings.

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Town Council

 

Mayor
Carol McDonald

Carol comes to the position of Mayor very ready, with having already served as the Mayor of  the Town of Portugal Cove, the first mayor after incorporation. A retired business operator and entrepreneur, she has also served as a member and commissioner for several provincial and federal boards including Canada Ports Corporation, St. John’s Ports Corporation, Human Rights Commission, among many more. An active volunteer, Carol has volunteered with the Association for New Canadians for over 20 years. In addition, she has served on the Association’s Board of Director since 1994 and is currently its President. Welcome back, Carol.

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Deputy Mayor
Madonna Stewart-Sharpe

Madonna’s educational background from Memorial University has opened doors in a variety of fields such as management, budget planning, finances and marketing. Volunteering has always been a large part of her life, including time spent as a soccer coach, junior church choir director among Town events. With her strong sense of pride being a member of the PCSP community, Madonna looks forward to serving her community as Councillor for the next four years. Madonna married a lifetime resident of PCSP and has been living here for 25 years with him and their three sons, Stephen, Stewart and Andrew.

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Councillor
Dave Bartlett

Dave has been a councillor with the Town of Portugal Cove St. Philip’s for the past four years, and looks forward to working with the new Council team over the next four.  Dave holds a Master’s degree in Education and currently teaches in the very community he calls home. Proud with what he has been able to accomplish with the past Council, he hopes to continue to grow PCSP as a vibrant community. Dave has three children with his wife Carol, and has been living here for the past 23 years, volunteering his time with such groups as Mazol Shriners.

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Councillor
Darryl J. Harding

Proud to have had his formative years on Harding’s Hill and as the General Manager of Murray’s Pond Fishing and Country Club, Darryl is actively involved in many volunteer organizations such as PCSP Lions Club and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 10 to name a few. With skills earned over 40 years experience in human resource strategies, collective agreement negotiation and crisis management he plans to use these to serve his town as Town Councillor. He has an extensive background in Business and Govt. at the Provincial level having served as EA to the Minister of Service NL and the Minister of Transportation and Works. Living in PCSP with his wife Carol and sons Ryan and Gregory, his daughter Samantha having moved out on her own, Darryl is extremely proud to be a member of the PCSP community.

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Councillor
Cyril Hayden

Bio coming soon.

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Councillor
Tina Neary

Tina is presently the Regional Director of Broken Arrow NL, an organization that provides treatment services to children and youth within a group of specialized therapeutic homes. She comes with a background in mental health wellness, education, inclusion and accessibility for all children, youth and families. Having received her Master’s from Ryerson University, she is also currently in her second term as President of the Child and Youth Care Education Accreditation Board of Canada. With her passion for people and helping others, she looks forward to serving the next four years on the PCSP Town Council. Tina has been a resident of Portugal Cove – St. Philip’s with her three children and husband (who was born and raised here) since 2012.

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Councillor
Gavin Will

Bio coming soon.

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Contact Our Staff

Claudine Murray

Town Clerk

895-8000 x223
claudine.murray@pcsp.ca

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