Rhonda MacLellan acclaimed as the Liberal candidate for Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley

(Halifax, NS) – Rhonda MacLellan has been acclaimed as the Liberal candidate for Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley and will represent the Nova Scotia Liberal Party in the next provincial election. Due to COVID-19, the nomination meeting was conducted virtually.

Rhonda spent much of her life in British Columbia before her strong ties to Nova Scotia brought her to her current home in Colchester County. Rhonda has taught elementary school, as well as music, art, drama, and has participated in numerous musical and theatrical performances. In 2010, she had the opportunity to be a part of the opening act for the Vancouver Olympics where she played fiddle and vocals. She is currently the pianist for the Caledonian Orchestra of Nova Scotia.

“To be an advocate of the people, for as long as I can remember, has been the substance of my being,” says MacLellan. “Colchester-Musquodboit Valley has never had a Liberal or a woman as a representative, and now it’s time!”

Rhonda has a diploma from attending Bible School for three years, as well as a Bachelor of Commerce and is working toward completing her Master’s in Business Administration. She has volunteered on a number of boards, including two affordable housing boards. Rhonda is an accomplished artist and runs a small business selling artwork of Nova Scotia vistas.

“Rhonda’s got an admirable dedication to helping those around her,” said Premier Iain Rankin. “Her passion for her community will make her an excellent MLA for Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley.”

 



Nova Scotia Tax Credits

Nova Scotia residents can donate up to $5,000 per year to each political party. Your first $1,000 is eligible for a generous 75% tax credit (That means the first $1,000 donated only costs you $250.)

 
For information on provincial political contributions visit Elections Nova Scotia.
For information on claiming provincial tax credits visit Canada Revenue Agency.
close-link
Become a Member

In Nova Scotia, we have a dual membership program that grants membership status in the Nova Scotia Liberal Party as well as the Liberal Party of Canada. Registering as a Liberal member only takes a few minutes. After completing the process, you will automatically become a member of both the provincial and federal Liberal Party.
 
Click here to register now!
close-link

Send this to a friend