2021-2022 Board of Directors

Chair Arnold De Mings
Vice-Chair Roland Michaelis
Secretary Doug Bertram
Treasurer Star Donovan
Harvesting Representatives Vacant Vacant
Kasey DeMings (2023) KCD Fisheries Limited
Star Donavon (2022) Mersey Seafood Limited
Brian Deveau (2023) Art Fisheries Limited
Keith Lohnes (2023) Clearwater Seafoods LP
Processing Representatives Arnold De Mings (2024) Sea Star Seafoods
Vacant Vacant
Roland Michaelis (2024) Victoria Coop Fisheries
Vacant Vacant
Vacant Vacant
Aquaculture & Services Incidental to Fishing Representatives


Bernard Kennedy (2024) J K Marine Services
Doug Bertram (2022) Innovative Fishery Products/AANS
Jennifer Hewitt (2023) Kelly Cove Salmon
Vacant Vacant
Paul Angelopoulos WCB of NS
Paula Dobson NS Dept of Labour/OHS
Alan Chandler NS Dept of Fisheries & Aquaculture
Glenn Budden Transportation Safety Board
Rob Freake Transport Canada
Graeme Fraser DFO-Resource Management
Paul Morash DFO C&P
Scott Manning RCMP
Staff (non-voting) Matthew Duffy Executive Director
Robin Rose Safety Advisor
Meghan Finlayson Co-op Safety Student
Nathalie Burgess Administration & Training Coordinator

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