April 21, 2016 – Premier-designate Pallister today announced the continuation of Donna J Miller, Q.C. in her role as clerk of the executive council, the province’s highest-ranking civil servant.

Miller assumed the role of clerk of executive council on October 1, 2015. Prior to that, she served as deputy minister of justice and deputy attorney general of Manitoba.

“I look forward to working with Ms. Miller as we move from the transition period into the operation of a new government,” Premier-designate Pallister said. “Her steady hand and wealth of experience are integral to ensuring the values of Manitobans are reflected in the actions of government.”

An announcement regarding deputy ministers will be made in the coming weeks.

“Our new Progressive Conservative government looks forward to partnering with Manitoba’s qualified civil servants to build a better Manitoba for all Manitobans.”