MLA for District 6: Stratford - Kinlock
Office of the Official Opposition
3rd floor, Coles Building
Opposition Critic for: Department of Health and Wellness; Department of Family and Human Services
James Aylward was elected MLA for District 6, Stratford - Kinlock, in 2011 and again in 2015 Provincial general elections.
James was raised in Sherwood where his parents Bill and Elizabeth have resided for 46 years. Stratford is where he has called home for the past 15 years and proudly lives at 22 Marjorie Crescent with his wife Cece and son Connor.
James has worked in the service industry for the last 32 years. First for Canadian Pacific Hotels & Resorts both here in Charlottetown and in Alberta, followed by 12 years at the Confederation Centre of the Arts and for the past 3 years at UPEI. He has served as a board member of the Canadian Cancer Society, Chair of the 2011 Queens County Relay for Life, as well helped with the Terry Fox Foundation, Camp Gencheff, and the Liturgical Ministries at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish. James also sits on the Holland College Advisory Committee and has volunteered with Habitat for Humanity, the Upper Room Food Bank and the Parkdale/Sherwood Lions Club.
He currently serves on the Standing Committees for Health and Wellness, Legislative Management, and Rules, Regulations, Private Bills, and Privileges. James also chairs the Standing Committee of Public Accounts, and is the Shadow Critic for Health and Wellness.