Madelyn Kelly is a resident of Happy Valley Goose Bay, NL. She is a graduate of MUN and holds a BA. major in Psychology and English Literature, and a BAED major in Education. Her proferssional career spans 30+ years in the province’s educational system, teaching high school English and Literature. Her career also includes 6 years teaching at the College of the North Atlantic as an Instructor in the Aboriginal Cadet Program and the Women in Trades and Technology Program.
Madelyn served on the Town Council of HVGB for two terms. During that time she had many and various opportunities to serve her Town and the Province on committees and boards. She has held board positions on the following: Town Council HVGB, Institute fo Environmental Monitoring and Research. Chamber of Commerce HVGB, Tourism Board HVGB, Economic Development Board, Legal Aid Commission, MMSB, Combined Councils of Labrador, Wellness Coalition of l\lL and the Labrador Winter Games. While on the Town Council of HVGB she served as Labrador’s Rep on the Municipalities NL. Board of Directors. In that capacity she chaired the Community Cooperation Committee and served as the Labrador Rep on the Urban Municipalities Committee . Encounters with Canada, a student focused career organization, nominated her for the Queen’s Jubilee Medal which she recieved for 25 years of service to the placement of Labrador youth in the program. As a Town councillor, she was awarded the Wayne Earle Award for community service. Madelyn remains committed to her community, province and country!