Sidney MacEwen grew up in St. Peter's Harbour, PEI where he went to school locally. After graduating with an Industrial Engineering degree from Dalhousie University he married the most caring person he has ever met. Anita and Sidney still live in St. Peter's Harbour with their three children Rylan, Mason, and Mara. Sidney and his family fish lobster and tuna from Red Head Harbour.
Since being elected in 2015, and re-elected in 2019, Sidney has continued his community involvement sitting on the executives of the North Side Communities Initiative, the Morell and Area Development Corporation, and the St. Peter's Harbour Lighthouse Society. Sidney continues to coach minor hockey and baseball, teaches catechism, and volunteers with local schools.
Sidney's previous career experience includes Business Consulting, the Opposition Office Chief of Staff, and working in the Provincial Department of Health.
Sidney currently serves as the Government House Leader and sits as a member of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts, the Standing Committee on Legislative Management, and the Standing Committee on Rules, Regulations, Private Bills and Privileges.
Member History Table
|Constituency||Party||Start Date||End Date|
|7-Morell-Donagh||PC||April 2019||Current Member|
|7-Morell-Mermaid||PC||May 2015||April 2019|
|Responsibility||Start Date||End Date|
|Government House Leader||2019||Current|
|Opposition Whip||March 2016||2019|
|Committee Name||Role||Start Date||End Date|
|Special Committee on Government Records Retention||Committee Member||2020||Current|
|Legislative Management||Government House Leader||2019||Current|
|Special Committee on Climate Change||Committee Member||2019||Current|
|Rules, Regulations, Private Bills and Privileges||Committee Member||2019||Current|
|Public Accounts||Committee Member||2019||Current|
|Committee on Committees||Chair||2019||Current|
|Special Committee on Poverty in PEI||Committee Member||2019||2019|
|Education and Economic Development||Committee Member||2018||2019|
|Health and Wellness||Committee Member||2017||2019|
|Special Committee on Democratic Renewal||Committee Member||2015||2019|
|Communities, Land and Environment||Committee Member||2015||2018|
|Infrastructure and Energy||Committee Member||2015||2019|