CANHC: Canaidan Association of Nuclear Hosts

Mayor Joan LougheedMayor: Joan Lougheed

 Joan Lougheed is the mother of two adult children. As a Registered Nurse & entrepreneur, during her nursing career she established Educare, a company providing education & skills upgrades for health professionals.

 In 1991 she made the decision to run for elected office in the municipality of Burlington serving 15 consecutive years as a municipal councillor & represented the city at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities for 9 of those years. She was an FCM Honor Roll Recipient for work on Municipal Infrastructure Best Practices, Women's Issues and Environmental / Energy Initiatives   She was a leader in projects such as community policing and the redevelopment of the downtown & waterfront.

 Seven years ago, Joan moved back to the Ottawa Valley, to Barry's Bay where her parents were born & raised. She continued working with the Alcohol & Gaming Commission of Ontario as an adjudicator and board member.

 She and Alan Carmichael made the decision to continue their lives together in Deep River, where after settling here for a few years,  she was successful in the 2014 Election and now resides as Mayor of the Town of Deep River.
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