Eva Rodgerson

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Eva Rodgerson
MLA for West Point-Bloomfield
In office
2000–2007
Preceded by Herb Dickieson
Succeeded by Robert Henderson
Personal details
Born June 21, 1945
O'Leary, Prince Edward Island
Political party Progressive Conservative

Eva Elizabeth Rodgerson (born June 21, 1945) is a Canadian politician, who was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island from 2000 to 2007. She represented the electoral district of West Point-Bloomfield and was a member of the Progressive Conservative Party.

She was born Eva Elizabeth MacMillan in O'Leary, Prince Edward Island, the daughter of Hamel MacMillan and Helen Gay, and was educated at Holland College. She married Gordon Rodgerson in 1963.[1] Rodgerson was a community development officer and was involved in the construction of the "Big Potato" in O'Leary.[2] In 2008, she was awarded the Governor General's Caring Canadian Award for over thirty-five years of service to the community of O'Leary.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ O'Handley, K Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 2000 ISBN 0-7876-3560-X
  2. ^ "Local MLA Eva Rodgerson and Premier Pat Binns show off the big potato". Prince Edward Island Potato Museum. Retrieved 2009-06-12. 
  3. ^ "Governor General announces 49 Caring Canadian Awards". Governor General of Canada. April 17, 2008. Retrieved 2009-06-12.