Rural and Northern Psychology Section: Executive

The 2021-2022 Executive Council of the Rural and Northern Psychology Section includes…

  • Chair:Dr. Veronica Hutchings
  • Chair Elect: TBD
  • Past Chair: Dr. Amanda Lints-Martindale
  • Secretary: Tiffany Mitchell
  • Treasurer: Dr. Conor Barker
  • Student Representatives: Alison McCleary – Adler University and
    Laura Friesen – University of Alberta

Additional assistance provided by…

  • Newsletter Editor:  Dr. Michelle Conan (Volunteers welcome)
  • Colton Macdonald

Provincial Representatives

  • Tiffany Mitchell – Alberta
  • Merril Dean – Northwest Territories and Nunavut
  • Veronica Hutchings – Newfoundland & Labrador
  • Shelley Goodwin – Nova Scotia
  • Jocelyn Poock – Saskatchewan
  • Sandra Thompson – British Columbia
  • Jolene Kinley – Manitoba
  • Matthew Pickard – Ontario

The Rural and Northern Section is looking for provincial representatives across the country. If you are interested in becoming a representative please contact our Chair, Dr. Veronica Hutchings at

Section by-laws

Further details on the section by-laws can be found here:  Rural and Northern By-Laws