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DIEPPE – The Greater Moncton International Airport Authority (GMIAA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Janice Lirette Evers, as our newest Board member. She has been selected to join Board’s Audit and Environment committees. The new appointment continues to build on the already strong governance and community leadership commitment of the Board.

Welcoming the appointment, Airport Authority Chair of the Board of Directors, Mr. Chris Bacich, said “We are very pleased to welcome Ms. Lirette Evers to the GMIAA Board. She brings extensive experience in financial management, budgeting, strategic planning, forecasting and financial analysis to the table.”

A few facts on Janice Lirette Evers:

  • Appointed to the Board by the Greater Moncton International Airport Authority
  • Is a certified professional accountant (CPA)
  • Is currently a controller with Acadian Construction LTD
  • Has been an active member on several community boards and is currently part of the Coop de Dieppe
  • Is a member of the New Brunswick Institute of Chartered Accountants

As a financially independent, not-for-profit corporation, the GMIAA Board has been able to attract some of the region’s strongest leaders to oversee the organization’s strategic direction. With operating revenues in excess of $18 million annually and providing air service to more than 644 thousand passengers in 2015, the GMIAA is a strong economic leader, delivering a total regional economic impact of over $665 million annually.

About the GMIAA Board of Directors:

Under the Regional Airports Authorities Act, the Board of Directors is responsible for the stewardship, strategic direction and oversight of the business and affairs of the Greater Moncton International Airport Authority. The Board of Directors consists of a maximum of 15 members. Please visit for more information.

The current Board of Directors of the GMIAA consists of:

Name Position Nominator
Christopher D. Bacich Chair City of Moncton
Nancy Whipp Vice Chair GMIAA
Maurice Richard Secretary/Treasurer City of Dieppe
André Pelletier Past Chair GM Chamber of Commerce
Diane Allain Director GMIAA
Janice Ryan Director Province of New Brunswick
Clifford Lavigne Director City of Moncton
Shane Esson Director 3plus Corporation
Roland Collette Director City of Dieppe
Brian Baxter Director Government of Canada
Patrick C. Grew Director Town of Riverview
Gil Meredith Director Town of Riverview
Janice Lirette Evers Director GMIAA
Brian Donaghy Director Government of Canada


About Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International Airport (YQM)

YQM is a progressive airport and the leading airport in the central Maritimes. 24/7/365 – everyone associated with the airport strives to provide superior air service to passengers travelling all over the world and to the global cargo industry -safe, convenient, efficient, bilingual and businesslike.

YQM also strives to maximize its contribution to local and regional economic and community development – it currently drives over
$665 million of economic activity annually, making it one of the top private-sector economic contributors to New Brunswick’s economy.

Your economy. Your airport.


For more information:
Julie Pondant
Corporate Communications Specialist
506-856-5459 or 506-962-2830