Electing Greens creates positive change, and positive change is what Manitobans need. The deadline for submitting candidate nominations was … English: The Green Party of Ontario (GPO) is a political party in Ontario. Jacklin Andrews comes to candidacy with a long and fruitful career in medical social work, mental health services administration, teaching and counselling. During his 22 year stay in Utah he became a Licensed General Contractor and later a manufacturing enterprise producing the Eco Bee Box hive. He became a steelworker at Ipsco/Evraz. When the Oka crisis broke in 1990, she became an activist. I moved to Regina in 2001 and spent a large part of my time here at first as a stay at home dad. She later found herself camped at City Hall with other anti-war activists. New Team. VICTORIA -- B.C. He has three children and two grandchildren. Glenn worked for 20 years as an engineer in resource extraction before deciding to pursue a new career in law. Party members cast votes online and by telephone, using ranked ballots. He understands the challenges of being Indigenous and participates frequently in cultural ceremonies worldwide. Albert Chubak Candidate for Saskatoon-Nutana. Justina Robinson Candidate for Rosetown-Elrose. Naomi founded the “I Will Help Regina” Facebook group welcoming refugees to Saskatchewan. A few years later she moved to Saskatoon with her partner, Ken Sailor, and their two sons, where she quickly became and remained active in the community. You have been the reason for this positive change in Ontario politics and we would like you to help continue this support for the biggest Green turnout in Ottawa ever in 2022! Jan Norris is an artist, art teacher, mother, homemaker and long-time peace and environmental crusader, beginning when she was 16 years of age combating pollution in Hamilton Ontario. Since then she has produced a series of letters and articles advocating for children in care and for justice system reform. He was also a Bee Wrangler for Spike TV. Bernstein: BC was recognized as having one of the most effective provincial governments over the last 3.5 years, largely as a result of the Confidence and Supply Agreement the NDP made with the Greens. He has participated in hundreds of live bee removals in Utah and hundreds of thousands of people have seen his colony removals on local and national news programs and on YouTube. Naomi understands the needs of farmers, small businesses and the communities they support. Victoria Galea Saskatchewan Green Party. All of this experience has produced one of Saskatchewan’s most well-rounded, and hardest working advocates. I am willing to champion those causes for the betterment of Saskatchewan!”, Michael Wright (MEng BEd) Candidate for Regina-Lakeview. During his 20’s he would try various jobs, before spending the last 14 years with SaskTel. Glenn observed the lack of balance between economic and environmental objectives while working as an engineer in both oil production and uranium mining. Edmonton-Strathcona Provincial Green Party. Lum’s campaign responded late Sunday. Spidle has been actively involved in the party for the past 20 years, working in political campaigns in four provinces, including serving as campaign co-chair of British Columbia’s provincial Green party in 2013, which saw the party elect its first MLA. He now works as a teacher in Mathematics, Physics, and French with Regina Public Schools while managing rental housing in the Cathedral neighbourhood. New Realities. Reach out today. Green Party of Manitoba leader James Beddome speaks about scrapping the education property tax during a media event at Earl Grey School in the … Justina graduated from Martensville High in 2001 after overcoming addiction and trauma as a youth. After graduation in 2000, I moved to Moose Jaw to work at the newly reopened Tunnels of Moose Jaw. Greens are rising across the country. After working in the animal & biological science field and then in Catholic youth ministry for several years she decided to further her education and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Theology (cum laude) from St. Paul’s University, Ottawa in 1991. Justina Robinson is a proud Saskatchewan woman, born and raised. Saskatchewan. The challenges ahead are huge, potentially catastrophic, but as Mr. Fred Rogers famously advised, “Whenever there’s a catastrophe, always look for the helpers.”. The party won its first seat in the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia in the 2013 provincial election. Get involved. He has written many articles for the Bee Culture Magazine and was a regular writer for the American Beekeeping Federation publication. The party is legally autonomous from the Green Party of Canada , though for several years many of its members also belonged to the Green Party of Canada in Manitoba , a federal organization established in 1996 (the two organizations were separated in May … She has taught art to children and teens for many years, as well as starting a drop-in art program at the Saskatoon Native Circle Ministry, allied to the Presbyterian Church of Canada. Lum’s team was in contact with the BC Green Party all weekend, but it’s still unclear about Hammersmark’s status as a candidate. The main parties are suppressing participative democracy and exhibit a disappointing sense of entitlement. Manitoba. Most provinces have a provincial Green Party. She is also a skilled artisan having supported herself fresh out of University; owning/operating custom-made jewellery shops. Naomi Hunter was born in Turtleford, Saskatchewan and grew up in the north. Naomi Hunter Candidate for Regina-Elphinstone Centre. Tobi-Dawne Smith, the former president of the Green Party of Saskatchewan, is a passionate educator and biologist currently completing her masters in Environmental Education and Communication. It is Canada's second-largest provincial Green Party after the Green Party … Along with many in my generation, such as my fellow candidate North Marie Hunter in Moose Jaw North, I promote our need to mitigate the effects of inevitable climate change. While away, Albert participated in business and organizational politics in the United States. Anthony Majore Candidate for Regina-Northeast. Owen Madden has been named the party's candidate in the Shuswap riding. He currently serves as the president of the Saskatchewan Green Party. View All Events. He served on the board for the Western Apicultural Society, was the delegate for Utah at the American Beekeeping Federation for many years, was appointed the Historian for the Utah State Beekeeping Federation and the Eastern Apicultural Society. 624 likes. Investing in People. As a business owner he took homeless people under his wing to help them progress, allowing them night shelter in his shop. After first joining in political work with Red Tories such as Joe Clark, he entered government service in Saskatchewan during the Blakeney years, based in La Ronge as Assistant Director of Health Services for the North, developing participatory healthcare. He has a caring creative nature and always looks for new avenues for progression. The small business owner, artist and environmental activist has been involved with the provincial Green Party … He has published his own work on beekeeping while in Utah which also received national recognition as well as an award. Glenn was born and raised in Saskatoon and studied engineering and law at the University of Saskatchewan. Victor Lau Candidate for Regina-Douglas Park. Larry Neufeld Candidate for Rosthern-Shellbrook. They are the engine of our province’s  economy. Born in 1982 on Treaty 4 land, Michael attended Campbell Collegiate, the University of Regina, and the Universidad de los Andes (Bogota). I am proud to be born and raised here in Moose Jaw and to have attended King George elementary and Vanier Collegiate high school. Political Party He has dialogued with Greens and others on the intersection of environment and health and he was drawn to the Saskatchewan Greens on those concerns. Adam Olsen was made interim leader shortly after Weaver's resignation. In 2011 he began Eco Bee Box which blends various beekeeping methods into his unique beekeeping equipment. The Saskatchewan Green Party recognizes it is essential to create a vibrant and sustainable economic system, one that can create jobs and provide a decent standard of living for all people while maintaining a healthy ecological balance. MEGA-QUARRY MUST BE STOPPED, SAYS GREEN PARTY. There is no challenge she hasn’t successfully tackled, including restaurateur-gallery owner near Christopher Lake and truck stop manager in Davidson. She is one of the best politicians we have in Saskatchewan. A daily meditator for 40 years, she hosts the !0th Street Zendo, a meditation group that meets every week in her converted garage, and is a founding member of the Saskatoon Community of Mindful Living. Larry has worked in the group and individual insurance industry field for several years, is the CEO of the Regina Lewvan Green Party of Canada Electoral District Association and is also the Vice President of Regina Food for Learning. HORNINGS MILLS, ONTARIO – Today, the provincial and federal Green Party joined community members in Melancthon … She has volunteered extensively throughout the province and survived prairie winters as a modern pioneer in eco-living at Craik. Carol was born and raised in Saskatchewan of a settler family. A life-long advocate for community, the environment, peace and social justice – Naomi knows the issues, and comes out on the right side of them every single time. Anthony Majoré is a Metis man born in Lebret, Saskatchewan. Now I serve as a Health Care Aide, with a passion to make a difference. Green Party Leader Sonia Furstenau sits with Green candidate Adam Olsen at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort, as provincial election results arrive in Victoria on Saturday. In 2000 he published a comprehensive book on his family roots spanning back to the mid 1600’s. Recently she has shepherded a petition urging tougher sentencing of sex offenders. Alberta. Hopeful about the possibilities of a John Turner government, Andrews joined the federal Liberals and has stuck with them, supporting their attempt to balance economy and environment. Most of her adult life, Justina has been passionate about reforming the justice system and the foster care system. These days Jan is most concerned about our government’s plan to spend billions of dollars building a four-lane highway through one of the last sizeable chunks of native prairie left in Saskatchewan. I was born in Dryden, in Northwestern Ontario. She started her interior renovation business in 2009. I thank the Saskatchewan Green Party for nominating me as an MLA candidate for Moose Jaw – Wakamow. In 2014 he received the “Most Innovative” award being given by the Western Apicultural Society. The current Green-NDP fiasco in New Brunswick is an illustrative point. B.C. The party changed its name to "Green Party of Alberta" on November 1, 2012. Without strong Green Party voices in Regina, the other parties ignore important issues. By The Silo - September, 9th 2011. He worked as an engineer with the Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure where he oversaw construction projects and developed transportation policy. There, and through stories from her Grandfather, she connected with Indigenous peoples, places and issues – learning our foundation and becoming a life-long ally. Having experienced, life through the lower classes, he understands, the issues facing lower and middle classes. Together he and his spouse Heather have three kids and three dogs. Everyone deserves timely healthcare, high-quality education and a safe place to call home. Authorized by the CFO of the Ottawa South GPO CA and the FA of the Ottawa South GPC EDA. While in Jordan he visited with the Mister of Agriculture and lectured on beekeeping, leaving a special Eco Bee Box Mini Hive made of red Padauk wood for the King of Jordan. Delanie has vowed to help the Indigenous, working-class, and less fortunate by lending his ears and using his voice. In fact, she thrives in adversity – a trait needed now more than ever. Abby Firlotte Candidate for Moose Jaw-Wakamow. Nine provinces and one territory have an active Green party. She is a member of the Unitarian Congregation of Saskatoon where she has served on the Board and various committees. After high school while competing in sports he tore his knee and decided to refocus. Hunter is originally from Turtleford and said she is a farmer, an activist and a community volunteer across the province. Founding meetings of the provincial party, then called the New Green Alliance, were held in her living room, and she has run as a candidate in two provincial elections and the most recent federal election. He has been a prior candidate for the party (2003, 2011, 2016), and wants to represent Regina Lakeview to bring Green values of peace, social justice, sustainability, and participatory democracy to the Legislature. She is approachable and responsive, even on the farm. Victor was a federal organizer for the Green Party of Canada in 2004 and 2008 and helped get their first full slate of 308 candidates. Green Leader Sonia Furstenau says her party is fielding a team of 74 candidates in the provincial election. As a volunteer with the Saskatchewan Environmental Society Jan helped initiate Hike, Bike and Bus Week, served on the Board, and was active on the climate file, attending the provincial government’s stakeholder meetings on climate and as a representative at the Climate Action Network national strategy meetings. An independent business owner, she is the single mother of four, with three kids at home on their acreage near Harris. The Green Party of British Columbia, often simply called the BC Greens, is a provincial political party in British Columbia, Canada. “I am asking voters in Saskatoon Westview to vote for me to send a message – that we must recover from the pandemic by strengthening our social safety net and building a sustainable economy. Edmonton-Manning Provincial Green Party. Glenn passionately advocates for a sustainable economy, equality, and strengthening our democracy. Naomi is a leader who understands the strong ties that most Saskatchewan people have to their rural roots, even when they live in the city. It’s called the North East Swale and a number of plants and animals threatened with extinction depend on it remaining intact. Delanie has gained the necessary tools and knowledge from individuals who have shaped our world by participating, in many lectures and discussions that were directed by senior EU, Canadian and American policymakers and diplomats, as well as top NATO officials and leading academic experts. 617 likes. She vigorously promotes the concept that Canada can produce much more of its own food by facilitating the startup of more local growers/producers, and by helping get their produce to market at a price fair to them and to consumers alike. Carol Vandale, (BTh MCEd) Candidate for Meadow Lake. The party was registered by Elections Alberta on December 22, 2011, to replace the deregistered Alberta Greens, and ran its first candidates for office in the 2012 provincial election under the name Evergreen Party of Alberta. There are lots of amazing people who are Green Party members already, and lots of amazing people that Green Party members know, who haven’t yet joined the party. Like fellow Green candidate Mackenzie Kerr, Kendall ran in the last federal election in 2019 for the Green Party of Canada in the Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies riding. Currently, Carol is the owner of DayStar Consulting providing administrative, bookkeeping, grant writing, and project coordination services to several non-profit organizations including the Northern Lights Bluegrass and Old Tyme Music Society, Haskap Canada Association, Federation of Saskatchewan Indigenous Nations, Sixties Scoop Indigenous Society of Saskatchewan and the Library Services for Saskatchewan Aboriginal Peoples, Inc. “I am a settler ally, living off-grid and I support the rights and freedoms of Mother Earth and all peoples to be Indigenous.”, Jan Norris Candidate for Saskatoon-Eastview. Here are the highlights of the Green party platform in the B.C. Justina has the proven ability to work hard for her fellow Saskatchewan citizens. She is smart, confident and articulate, moving with grace between press scrum, boardroom, and boreal forest. January 16, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am. Community involvement and improvement is central to Naomi’s life, and always has been. The Green Party of Alberta (GPA, French: Parti vert de l'Alberta) is a registered political party in Alberta, Canada, that is allied with the Green Party of Canada, and the other provincial Green parties. But the NDP questions why so many of the projects getting this provincial green light are run by developers friendly to the governing party. It was during this time that she realized that the system itself needs a complete overhaul. She is the Green candidate for Regina Elphinstone Centre. Locally, he has held titles on boards with SaskTel Aboriginal Employees Network, Diversity and Inclusion Initiative (SaskTel), Poverty Reduction Program (City of Saskatoon), City of Saskatoon Santa Claus Parade. 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