Transportation and Works

Hon. Al Hawkins

Hon. Al Hawkins

Minister of Transportation and Works
Member for Grand Falls-Windsor – Buchans

Al Hawkins has had an extensive career as an educator, in business and in community involvement. Born and raised in Twillingate, he studied at Memorial University and received a BA (Ed) and a BA. He then spent 28 years as a teacher and administrator.

Following his time in the education profession, Mr. Hawkins embarked on a business career. He worked for eight years as the executive director of a US-based software company, spearheaded the startup and expansion of a regional call centre operation, and spent time as a mortgage consultant in Grand Falls-Windsor.

Mr. Hawkins has been involved in municipal politics since 1993, serving time as a town councilor and more recently, as the mayor of Grand Falls-Windsor. He has volunteered for many causes and has served on numerous boards over the years, including time as president of the Exploits Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Minister's Office Contacts

Minister's Office

Department of Transportation & Works
5th Floor, West Block, Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700
St. John's, NL A1B 4J6
Tel: (709) 729-3679
Fax: (709) 729-4285

Departmental Secretary

Nancy Burden
Tel: (709) 729-3678

Executive Assistant

Margot Pitcher
Tel: (709) 729-5884
Fax: (709) 729-4285

Constituency Assistant

Chad Budgell
Tel: (709) 489-3409
Fax (709) 489-5480

Departmental Contacts

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