2020 Board of Directors Election

The Saskatchewan Union of Nurses is a thriving organization thanks, in part, to members who step forward and run for positions on the Board of Directors. Being on the Board is an exciting opportunity to shape the future of SUN, and to have a positive impact on registered nurses across Saskatchewan. 

SUN Provincial Election Results

As per Bylaw 4.26, the positions for re-election in 2020 were First Vice-President, Regions 2, 4 and 6 Representatives, and Regina and Saskatoon Base Hospitals Representatives. All positions hold a two-year term.

Click here to view the results of the Base Hospitals election. 

Click here to view the 2020/2021 SUN Board of Directors. 

The Nominations Committee declares the following members elected by acclamation:
 

First Vice-President - to be elected for a two-year term

 
Denise Dick, RN
Local 68, Dr. F. H. Wigmore Regional Hospital, Moose Jaw, Moose Jaw & Thunder Creek District
Region 2 Representative - to be elected for a two-year term
 
Darcy McIntyre, RPN
Local 259, Saskatchewan Hospital & Battlefords Mental Health Centre, North Battleford, Battlefords District
Region 4 Representative - to be elected for a two-year term
 
Maureen Arseneau, RN
Local 68, Dr. F. H. Wigmore Regional Hospital, Moose Jaw, Moose Jaw & Thunder Creek District
Region 6 Representative - to be elected for a two-year term
 
Lynne Eikel, RN
Local 141, Saskatoon Home Care, Family Health Services, Saskatoon District

Base Hospital Representative Election

SUN conducted an electronic election for the positions of Regina Base Hospitals Representative and Saskatoon Base Hospitals Representative.

The following members ran for the following positions:

Base Hospital Representative, Regina - to be elected for a two-year term:
Laurelle Pachal          
Local 106, Regina General Hospital, Regina, Regina District
 
Christine Schaeffer    
Local 106, Regina General Hospital, Regina, Regina District
 
Base Hospital Representative, Saskatoon - to be elected for a two-year term:
Jan Dziadyk   
Local 75, Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatoon District
 
Lori Powell     
Local 75, Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatoon District
 
Overall Electronic Election Results

The electronic polls opened at 0900 hours on February 20th and closed at 1200 hours on April 17th.
 
There were a total of 3,347 eligible voters for this election.
 
728 votes were cast, resulting in a 21.8% turn out.
 
Votes cast were done in the following ways:

  • 72% of votes cast on mobile devices
  • 26.5% of votes cast on personal computers
  • 1.5% of votes cast using the telephone

Results of the Regina Base Hospitals Representative Election
One of the candidates withdrew her name from the election and members in that voting area were advised that the election for that position had ceased and the remaining candidate would be declared acclaimed.
 
The Nominations Committee declares the following member elected by acclamation:
 
Base Hospital Representative, Regina - to be elected for a two-year term:
Christine Schaeffer    
Local 106, Regina General Hospital, Regina, Regina District
 
Results of the Saskatoon Base Hospitals Representative Election
The results of the vote are:

  • Jan Dziadyk with 231 votes
  • Lori Powell with 491 votes

The Nominations Committee declares the following member elected:
 
Base Hospital Representative, Saskatoon - to be elected for a two-year term:
Lori Powell
Local 75, Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatoon District
 
Your 2020/2021 SUN Board of Directors

President Tracy Zambory, RN
First Vice-President Denise Dick, RN
Second Vice-President Mark Henderson, RN
Region 1 Representative Barb Fisher, RN
Region 2 Representative Darcy McIntyre, RPN
Region 3 Representative Shelia Bear, RN
Region 4 Representative Maureen Arseneau, RN
Region 5 Representative Leslie Saunders, RPN
Region 6 Representative Lynne Eikel, RN
Region 7 Representative Kathy Dally, RN
Base Hospital Representative, Regina Christine Schaeffer, RN
Base Hospital Representative, Saskatoon Lori Powell, RN