Past Presidents

mary sumnerPast Presidents gathered at the 2012 Canadian Conference in Ottawa. From left to right: Mary Wilkie, Marion Lepinsky. Ethel Nelson, Annette Graydon, Kathleen Snow and Celia Dodds.

Presidents of Canadian Mothers’ Union Since 1928

Dominion Presidents
1928 – 1935 - Mrs. S.P. Matheson, Winnipeg Manitoba.
1935 – 1942 – Florence Ward-Price, Ontario.
1943 – 1946 – Mabel Crook, British Columbia.
1947 – 1948 – Mrs. Leo Vardy, Manitoba.
1948 – 1958 – Edith Stanley, Manitoba.
1959 - 1964 – Ethel Anderson, Manitoba.
1965 – 1969 – Phyllis Hutchison, Manitoba.

Interim Council
1970 -1973 – Elspeth Newton, Ontario - Canadian Representative.

Canadian Presidents
1974 – 1976 – Elspeth Newton, Ontario.
1977 – 1982 – Mary Wilkie, Nova Scotia.
1983 – 1984 – Marion Lepinsky, Manitoba.
1985 – 1988 – Margaret Wall, Ontario.
1989 – 1992 – Ginny McEwen, New Brunswick.
1993 – 1996 – Joan Peterson, British Columbia.
1997 – 2000 – Ethel Nelson, Nova Scotia.
2001 – 2004 - Annette Graydon, Ontario.
2005 – 2008 – Kathleen Snow, New Brunswick.
2009 – 2012 – Celia Dodds, British Columbia.
2013 – 2016 – Margaret deCarvalho, Nova Scotia.