Appointment of John Henry Wapachee as Returning Officer for October 19, 2020 Chairperson Election

August 20, 2020
John Henry Wapachee

At a special meeting of the CBHSSJB Board of Directors held on August 19th 2020, Mr. John Henry Wapachee was appointed as Returning Officer for the election of the CBHSSJB Chairperson. The election will be held on October 19, 2020.

Mr. Wapachee has extensive experience in this area both at the local and regional level and he brings with him a well-established team of local election officers in each community.

All elections in the health and social services network of Quebec had been suspended following the Ministerial Order dated March 13, 2020, which declared a public health emergency throughout Quebec.

On August 7, as part of the easing of certain measures, the Ministerial Order of March 13 was revoked, allowing the elections to proceed.

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