2020 Federal Council Appointments

Appointment processes have begun to fill vacancies for the following positions:

  • President (due to resignation)
  • Territories Representative (due to resignation)

Applications are now closed. The deadline to submit an application was October 16th, 2020 at 3:00pm EDT.

Appointment to Federal Council

Federal Council has the authority to fill, by appointment, any vacancy on Federal Council. The appointee will serve until the next Federal Council elections take place in 2021. Read more about the role and responsibilities of Federal Council >>

Applicants must submit a complete application, including the required number of nominators for the relevant position. Members, including applicants, may not campaign or lobby in support of an applicant.

September 25th: Appointment applications open at 3:00pm EDT.
October 16th: Appointment applications close at 3:00pm EDT.
October 25th: Appointee selected by Federal Council.

Applications to fill the vacant Saskatchewan Representative position are now closed. An appointee will be announced shortly.

Please contact governance@greenparty.ca with any questions.

2020 Federal Council Elections

Please welcome your new Federal Council members:

VP English: John Kidder

Fund Representative: Kate Storey

British Columbia Representative: Bob MacKie

Saskatchewan Representative: Richard Jack

Ontario Representative: Adrian Currie

Quebec Representative*: Samuel Moisan-Domm

Nova Scotia Representative: Lia Renaud

Prince Edward Island Representative: Lobie Daughton

Newfoundland & Labrador Representative*: Lucas Knill

Territories Representative*: Lorraine Hewlett

Youth Representative: Liana Canton Cusmano

Youth Representative: Kiara Nazon


*One year terms. These positions will next be up for election in 2021.

Voting Report

View the full results of voting in the 2020 Federal Council elections >>

Federal Council

Federal Council is the governing body of the Green Party of Canada. There are 18 voting members consisting of 11 Provincial or Territorial Representatives, 1 President, 2 Vice Presidents, 1 Fund Representative, 2 Youth Representatives, and the Leader. Each Councillor is elected for two years. Half of the positions are elected in odd numbered years, while the other half are elected in even numbered years.

Federal Council governs the Green Party of Canada on behalf of members like you. It is essentially the board of the directors for the Party, determining planning, vision and budget.

More information

The rules governing this election >>
Job descriptions >>
Ballot instructions >>


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