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PEI Marketing Council


Statute : Natural Products Marketing Act     LINK


PEI Marketing Council
Purpose
Supervises the creation and operation of producer boards, commissions and groups that regulate and control the production, sale, processing, marketing, transportation and pricing of natural products. Council recommends the establishment, amendment, or revocation of regulations to Executive Council, provides advice to commodity boards, conducts commodity board elections and plebiscites, determines fluid milk product prices, advises the Minister and acts as liaison with national and other provincial agencies.
Functions
The Council is responsible for the general supervision of commodity boards, marketing commissions and commodity groups, and provides legislative and regulatory advice.
Primary Role
Adjudicative
Material Role
Strategic Development
Advisory
Managerial/Oversight
Composition
The Council shall consist of not less than three persons and not more than eight persons appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
Formal Qualifications
Not Applicable
Work & Experience Requirements
A background in agriculture, fisheries or aquaculture, an understanding of the food marketplace, or marketing board experience, would be definite assets.
Skills Required
The ability to make sound decisions based on information provided. Mediation and regulatory skills would be useful.
Statutory Nomination Requirements
The Lieutenant Governor in Council shall appoint all members.
Traditional Nomination Requirements
Not Applicable
Honoraria
Chair - $200/diem and Members - $142/diem.
Anticipated Time Commitments
Monthly meetings
Other Notes
The members of the board may be appointed to hold office for a term of three years and may be re-appointed.



NameCountyChairTerm
Michael CarmichaelPrince CountyChair Apr 29, 2014Mar 29, 2017
Karen RocheQueens County Mar 18, 2015Mar 18, 2018
Kenneth MellishKings County Mar 29, 2016Mar 29, 2019
Lyndon HardyPrince County Mar 29, 2016Mar 29, 2019
Calvin JollimoreQueens County Jul 26, 2013Jul 26, 2016
Steven ReevesPrince County Jun 16, 2015Dec 09, 2017
David HarrisPrince County Dec 09, 2014Dec 09, 2017
Kathy MacDonaldQueens County Dec 09, 2014Dec 09, 2017
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