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Maurice H. J. Rio, Commissioner


Maurice Rio of Summerside was appointed Commissioner in 2006 and served until 2009.  He was reappointed in 2012 and 2015.  Mr Rio returned to the Island after 20 years of public service with the federal Department of the Solicitor General.

He studied at Dalhousie University, Memorial University and the University of Regina.  As a proponent of natural justice, Mr. Rio is pleased to continue to serve Islanders in his work for human rights.
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