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Senator Jane MacAdam Joins Independent Senators Group
OTTAWA, September 15, 2023 – Senator Jane MacAdam (PEI) announced today that she will be joining the Independent Senators Group (ISG). With over four decades of experience as a chartered professional accountant and a distinguished tenure as the Auditor General of Prince Edward Island from 2013 to 2020, Senator MacAdam has a track record of conducting comprehensive audits and examinations. She has also demonstrated a deep commitment to both professional organizations and community initiatives.
“I look forward to joining the Independent Senators Group and working collaboratively with my fellow Senate colleagues in and outside the Senate Chamber. I am proud to contribute my expertise to help the Senate in its collective goal to help find solutions to the nation’s challenges and improve the lives of Canadians.” - Senator Jane MacAdam
"Senator MacAdam’s impressive career and unwavering commitment to transparency, accountability, and effective government operations closely align with the ISG's core values. We look forward to her valuable contributions as a member of our group.” – Senator Raymonde Saint-Germain, Facilitator of the Independent Senators Group
Senator Jane MacAdam was nominated to the Senate on May 3 2023, through the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments. Her addition to the Independent Senators Group brings the total membership to 38.
Dedicated to serving Canadians and democracy, the Independent Senators Group (ISG) provides informed and non-partisan sober second thought to legislation and contemporary issues our country is facing.
Founded in 2016, the ISG has led the reform transition to a more independent and less-partisan Senate, reflecting the needs and views of a diverse and modern Canada.
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Senior Communications Specialist
Independent Senators Group Secretariat