Strategic & External Relations Committee

The Strategic & External Committee actively pursues the various activities, policies and programs of the Federal and Provincial Governments and their Agencies.

This committee’s duties include:

  • promoting a coordinated and strategic approach to presenting City of Fredericton priorities and representations
  • organizing and participating in strategic planning sessions to identify and select Council priorities
  • acting as a liaison between Council and the various associations that make representations on behalf of municipalities at the provincial level.

The Strategic & External Committee meets the fourth Thursday of every month at noon.


  • Deputy Mayor Steven Hicks, Chair
  • Councillor Bruce Grandy, Vice Chair
  • Mayor Mike O’Brien
  • Councillor John MacDermid
  • Councillor Henri Mallet
  • Councillor Greg Ericson
  • Councillor Kevin Darrah
  • Councillor Kate Rogers
  • Councillor Eric Price
  • Councillor Eric Megarity
  • Councillor Dan Keenan
  • Councillor Mark Peters
  • Councillor Stephen Chase