SOURCE: Métis Nation of Ontario

Métis Nation of Ontario

May 12, 2016 00:41 ET

2016 MNO Elections Results

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - May 12, 2016) -  Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) general elections took place on Monday, May 2, 2016 and ballots, including mail-in ballots, were counted on May 10-11, 2016.

A total of 3303 ballots were cast, which compares 2288 that were cast in the last general election in 2012. The results of the election were as follows (successful candidates' names are bolded):

  PRESIDENT     REGION 2 PCMNO COUNCILLOR  
  Hank Rowlinson 1469   Cameron Burgess 117
  Margaret Froh 1834   Bryanna Scott 32
           
  CHAIR     REGION 3 PCMNO COUNCILLOR  
  Richard Meilleur 772   Tina Nichol 108
  France Picotte 1906   Marcel Lafrance 156
  Kevin Muloin 565      
           
  VICE-CHAIR     REGION 9 PCMNO COUNCILLOR  
  Marc Laurin 1393   Derrick Pont 130
  Sharon McBride 1840   Peter Rivers 291
           
  SECRETARY-TREASURER     REGION 7 MNO YOUTH COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVE  
  Maurice Sarrazin 513   Jordyn Playne 27
  Lawrence (Larry) O'Connor 800   Tyler Logue 24
  Tim Pile 1253    
  Heidi Kimberley 674    

All other positions were acclaimed and a complete list of acclaimed candidates can be found on the MNO website at: http://www.metisnation.org/governance/2016-election/.

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Contact Information

  • For further information contact:
    Mike Fedyk
    Director of Communications
    Metis Nation of Ontario
    613-798-1488 ext. 108
    mikef@metisnation.org