Government of New Brunswick

Appointed Members


Current Co-chairs: Jennifer Richard and Myriam Mekni

Sexual Violence New Brunswick
(represented by Jennifer Richard)

New Brunswick Aboriginal Peoples Council
(represented by Amanda LeBlanc)

New Brunswick Coalition for Pay Equity Inc.
(represented by Johanne Perron)

New Brunswick Multicultural Council
(represented by Myriam Mekni)

Regroupement féministe du Nouveau-Brunswick
(represented by Jullie Gillet)

YWCA Moncton
(represented by Michèle Nadeau)  

Darlene Doiron

Mayme Lefurgey

Martine Marchand

Patricia Morris

Madeleine Nickerson

Louisa Seales

Constance Sewell



Ex Officio Members


Nicole McCarty, Assistant Deputy Minister (Acting), Women’s Equality Branch

Beth Lyons, Executive Director of the New Brunswick Women's Council



Former Appointed Members


Saint John Women’s Empowerment Network (2014 -2021)

New Brunswick Association of CBDCs 

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre 

University of New Brunswick Gender and Women’s Studies 

Sussex Committee for the Prevention of Family Violence 


Noëlla Richard (2014-2021)

Paulette Sonier Rioux (2014-2018)

Phylomène Zangio (2014-2017)

Stéphanie Beaulieu (2014-2016)

Kim Nash McKinley (2014-2016)

Kyla Lapointe (2014-2015)