Women MLA Listing

Cathy Rogers


Cathy Rogers
First Elected:
GE 22 September 2014, Riding of Moncton South


  • University of New Brunswick:  Masters and Ph.D in Sociology


Private Career

  • Professor: Crandall University
  • Professor: University of New Brunswick
  • Federal and Provincial Civil Service: various departments

Political Career

  • 2014: Elected MLA for Moncton South, GE 22 September
  • 2014-2016: Minister of Social Development
  • 2014-2015: Minister of Healthy and Inclusive Communities
  • 2016-2018: Minister of Finance (first woman to hold this post)
  • 2016-2018: Minister responsible for Literacy
  • 2017-2018: Regional Minister for Greater Moncton and Southeastern New Brunswick
  • 2018: Acting Minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation
  • 2018: Re-elected MLA for Moncton South, GE 24 September
  • 2018-2020: Opposition Critic:  Service New Brunswick
  • 2018-2020: Opposition Critic:  Environment and Local Government
  • 2020: Did not stand for re-election, GE 14 September


  • Member: Standing Committee on Economic Policy
  • Member: Standing Committee on Social Policy
  • Member: Standing Comittee on Public Accounts
  • Member:  Standing Committee on Climate Change and Environmental Stewardship


  • 2011: Moncton YWCA's Woman of Distinction Award for Education, Training, and Development
  • 2012: Crandall University's Stephen and Ella Steeves Excellence in Service Award