Phyllis joined CRNPEI Council in 2019 as a public representative. Her formal education includes a Masters of Education in Leadership and Learning and an Inclusive Education diploma from UPEI.
Phyllis was an educator for 38 years, during which time she was a classroom teacher, a resource teacher and an administrator. She also sat on numerous committees. She was the President of the PEI Teachers’ Federation from 2007-2009. Since retiring from the education field, Phyllis served as a member of the Health PEI Board from 2010-2013 and then served as the Board Chair until 2018.