Leader's Schedule: Wednesday, August 12, 2015

(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP (Saanich-Gulf Islands), participates in events in Squamish and North Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday, August 12, 2015.

Lilith 400 Young Leaders' Program
On Wednesday morning, Ms. May speaks on two panels, “Women in Politics” and “Work and Life Harmony”.
Event Details:
Panel: Women in Politics
Time: 9:30 to 10:30 am (PDT)
Participants: Elizabeth May; Lisa Helps, Mayor of Victoria; Jo-Ann Roberts, Green Party candidate (Victoria); Squamish Mayor Patricia Heintzmann; and Mayor of Whistler, Nancy Wilhelm-Morden; and moderator Elysia Glover (Green Party of Canada).

Panel: Work and Life Harmony - Finding the Balance
Time: 10:45 to 11:45 am (PDT)
Participants: Elizabeth May; Sharon Glover, CEO, Association of BC Forest Professionals; JoAnn Restoule, Youth Family Support Worker, School District #71; Jo-Ann Roberts, Green Party candidate (Victoria); and moderator Elysia Glover (Green Party of Canada).
Location: Quest University Canada, Squamish
Ms. May travels from Squamish to North Vancouver, BC, on Wednesday afternoon, where she will campaign with Claire Martin, Green Party candidate (North Vancouver), at the Lonsdale Quay Market from 2:30 pm to 3:15 pm (PDT).
Ms. May returns to her home riding of Saanich – Gulf Islands by ferry on Wednesday evening.


For additional information or to arrange an interview, contact:

Kirsten Strom
Executive Assistant to Director of Communications
t: 613.562.4916 (200)
Toll free 1.866.868.3447


Julian Morelli
Director of Communications
Green Party of Canada
cell: (613) 614 4916
office: (613) 562 4916 (224)