District 1 - Councillor Doris Townsend
Councillor Doris Townsend was elected to Municipal Council in 2008 to represent District #1 which includes the communities of Beaverdam, Clyde River, Port Saxon, Northeast and Northwest Harbour, Ingamar and Round Bay. She was re-elected in 2012, 2016 and again in 2020.
Councillor Townsend was a graduate of Barrington Municipal High School and furthered her education at NSCC - Shelburne, where she received a degree in Accounting. She has also pursued interests and studies in federal taxation and is currently employed with Liberty Tax Service in Barrington Passage.
Councillor Townsend lives in Port Saxon and this has been her home community since the Spring of 1989. She has two children and enjoys the lifestyle/friends of her communities.