Community Legal Information Association of PEI, Inc. (CLIA) have announced their new Board for 2018-2019.
New members are: Daniel Boudreau, representing Peers Alliance, PFLAG, and Pride PEI; Nihad Gohar, Newcomer citizen, formerly with the United Nations; Michael K. Corman, representing Seniors’ Health with the PEI Department of Health and Wellness; Rinku Upadhyaya, Newcomer citizen; and Tara Wheeler, Chartered Professional Accountant with Arsenault Best Cameron Ellis.
Re-elected for new terms were Jenny Mason, representing Family Legal Aid, Bethany Knox, representing the PEI Department of Justice and Public Safety, and Olive Bryanton (Secretary), representing the UPEI Centre on Health & Aging.
Continuing Board Members include Paul Bender; Sheri Bernard, representing the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI; Jeff Collins; Blair Corkum (Treasurer); Lisa Dollar, representing the PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada; Darrell Gallant; Sr. Norma Gallant, representing Francophone Islanders and Seniors; Pamela Large-Moran (Vice-President); Jonathan Matters; Sarah Stewart-Jackson; and Michael Zimmerman (President).
CLIA is a local charity that provides free legal information, education, referrals and support to Islanders who need help with legal issues.