Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador Announces Board of Directors Candidates  

For Immediate Release
October 6, 2021 

 St. John’s, NL – Nominations for the Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador board of directors have closed. Grand Falls-Windsor Councillor Amy Coady is acclaimed as president. Torbay Mayor Craig Scott is acclaimed as urban municipalities director. Both are for two-year terms.  

Elections will be held for the following positions at the MNL AGM scheduled for Nov. 4-6 in Corner Brook, NL. Results will be available on Nov. 6.  

Vice President (2-year term) 

  • Councillor Trina Appleby, Torbay 
  • Mayor Brian Keating, Marystown 
  • Deputy Mayor Terry Randell, Pasadena 

Central Director (1-year term) 

  • Mayor Percy Farwell, Gander 
  • Councillor Dennis Flood, Change Islands 

Small Towns Director (2-year term) 

  • Councillor Rod Delaney, Cupids 
  • Mayor Harold Murphy, Parker’s Cove 
  • Councillor Lynn Ellsworth, Roddickton-Bide Arm 

“We’re excited to see so much interest in our organization from elected officials. It points to an encouraging level of engagement. Our 2021 Make Your Mark campaign focused on encouraging increased and diverse municipal leadership; we are pleased to see that diversity reflected in the MNL board, with Councillor Amy Coady continuing to serve as board president. We offer our congratulations to those acclaimed and we celebrate all who put their name forward.” – Craig Pollett, CEO, Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador 



The MNL board is comprised of elected municipal mayors and councillors. The following board members are one year into their two-year term:  

Avalon Director: Councillor Tina Neary, Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s
Eastern Director: Councillor Keith Keating , Marystown
Labrador Director: Councillor Robert Boudreau , Cartwright
Northern Director: Mayor Dale Colbourne , St. Lunaire-Griquet
Western Director: Mayor Roger Barrett , Reidville 

Media Contact:  

Tobias Romaniuk
Communications and Marketing Officer
Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador
709 725 1440