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Returning Officers

Returning Officers are appointed by the Chief Electoral Officer under s. 27 of the Elections Act. Returning Officers are responsible for the ensuring electoral events are administered and conducted at a consistent and high standard across the territory. They are directly responsible for the administration, conduct and reporting of Electorial District-level electoral proceedings. As the local Elections Yukon representatives, Returning Officers are entrusted with upholding the neutrality of the territory's electoral process within their district.

All Returning Officers are through an independent merit-based, competition.

 

The following Returning Officers have been appointed:

 

Electoral District

Returning Officer

Phone

Email

01

Copperbelt North

Melanie Pettefer

(867) 332-7811

ED01@electionsyukon.ca

02

Copperbelt South

Brian Fidler

(867) 332-7812

ED02@electionsyukon.ca

03

Klondike

Charles Brunner

(867) 332-7813

ED03@electionsyukon.ca

04

Kluane

Lisa Pauls

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

05

Lake Leberge

Tracey Andrew

(867) 332-7816

ED05@electionsyukon.ca

06

Mayo-Tatchun

Joan Hyrve

(867) 332-7817

ED06@electionsyukon.ca

07

Mount Lorne-
Southern Lakes

Walter Latour

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

08

Mountainview

VACANT

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

09

Pelly-Nisutlin

Lisa Snyder

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

10

Porter Creek Centre

Joanne Green

(867) 332-7824

ED10@electionsyukon.ca

11

Porter Creek North

Kathy O’Donovan

(867) 332-7803

ED11@electionsyukon.ca

12

Porter Creek South

VACANT

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

13

Riverdale North

Lake Pearson

(867) 332-7826

ED13@electionsyukon.ca

14

Riverdale South

Trina MacLeod

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

15

Takhini-Kopper King

David Milne

(867) 332-7829

ED15@electionsyukon.ca

16

Vuntut Gwitchin

Bree Josie

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

17

Watson Lake

Kayla McMillan

(867) 332-7831

ED17@electionsyukon.ca

18

Whitehorse Centre

Dagmar Rudzewitsch

(867) 332-7802

ED18@electionsyukon.ca

19

Whitehorse West

Craig Brooks

(867) 667-8683

info@electionsyukon.ca

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