Women MLA Listing

Georgie Margaret Day

Details

Name:
Georgie Margaret Day
Born:
1947 in Saint Stephen, NB
Party:
Liberal
First Elected:
GE 23 September 1991, Riding of Kings Centre

Education

  • Saint John General Hospital- Three year nursing program
  • Dalhousie University- Diploma in Public Health Nursing, 1971
  • University of Toronto- Nurse Practitioner program, 1975

Private Career

 

  • Occupational Health Nurse: Bell Canada, Toronto
  • Outpost Nurse: Northwest Territories
  • Health Counsellor: Health and Welfare, Saint John
  • Nursing Advisor: Veterans Services, Saint John
  • Executive Assistant: Minister of Income Assistance, 1987-1991

 

Political Career

 

  • 1991: Director: Fundy-Royal and Kings-West Liberal Association
  • 1991: Elected MLA for Kings Centre, GE 23 September
  • 1994-1995: Legislative Assistant to the Minister of Health and Community Services
  • 1995: Re-elected MLA for the new riding of Hampton-Belleisle, GE 11 September
  • 1995-1998: Minister of State for Literacy and Adult Education
  • 1995-1998: Minister of State for Youth
  • 1998: Minister of Human Resources Development
  • 1999: Defeated, GE 7 June

 

Committees

  • Member: Standing Committee on the Ombudsman
  • Member: Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
  • Vice Chair: Select Committee on the Constitution
  • Member: Select Committee on Demographics

Awards