Mayor Caroline St-Piere Taylor

2021

 

Current Mayor of Doaktown - Mayor Caroline Taylor
Born in Granby, Quebec, the third of five children. Studied in Granby, Quebec until university. Graduated from McGill University (MacDonald College) with a degree in Animal Science in 1982. Moved to Fredericton to become the Manager of the N.B. Cattle Producers Association.  Over the next few years, worked for the N.B. Nurses Union as a communication officer, TransCanada Pipelines (Sable Gas System) as their spokesperson, the N.B. Department of Agriculture as a Grain Grader and finally with the Federal Government at Agriculture and Agrifood Canada, first as a Communications Officer and finally as the Manager of Programs and Farm Debt Mediation for the East (Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic Provinces. Worked there for 27 years, to date, and continue to enjoy the challenges the job brings daily.

Moved to Doaktown in 1991, Married Everett Taylor and together we raised 4 children.

In 1996, we opened Ledges Inn and have been operating the business ever since.  This past year (2021), with all the COVID challenges, we built and finally opened the Lower Ledge Gastropub.  Our businesses employ over 30 people seasonally.

I made Doaktown my home the day I moved here.