Government of Yukon



FOR RELEASE
March 14, 2016

Changes announced in the public service

WHITEHORSE—Premier Darrell Pasloski announced changes in the senior management of two Government of Yukon departments today.

Justin Ferbey will assume the role of deputy minister of Economic Development effective today. Ferbey will take on this responsibility in addition to his current role as president, Yukon Development Corporation.

Bruce McLennan, a former Government of Yukon deputy minister of Finance, Education and Health and Social Services, has been appointed interim deputy minister at Health and Social Services, effective March 14, 2016.

Two deputy ministers, Paddy Meade, Health and Social Services, and Terry Hayden, Economic Development, are leaving the government effective immediately.

-30-

Contact:

Jim Connell
Public Service Commissioner
867-667-5252
jim.connell@gov.yk.ca


News Release #16-081