Prominent Nature Canada supporter named Ontario’s new lieutenant-governor

A very big congratulations goes out to Nature Canada supporter and member Elizabeth Dowdeswell for being named Ontario’s new lieutenant-governor today! [Elizabeth Dowdeswell’s] public service career spanned provincial, federal and international borders. She served as a deputy minister of culture and youth in Saskatchewan and was later assistant deputy minister at Environment Canada. […] ‘Ms. Dowdeswell has a wealth of expertise in education and public service, and has dedicated herself to the betterment of her community, province, and country,” said Harper. “Her impressive skill set and vast domestic and international experience are exceptionally well-suited to promoting Ontario’s future, and I am confident that she will bring a fresh and dynamic perspective to the position.’ -Statement by Prime Minister Harper today Elizabeth Dowdeswell is a… read more →