Amber Craswell, a dairy farmer in the Rustico area, was elected as a Director at Large in 2020. She currently serves as Chair of the Website and Producer Relations Committee, Lactanet Advisory, Dairy Industry Licensing Advisory Committee, Atlantic Dairy Focus Committee, Atlantic Dairy Research Committee and Finance Committee.
Amber grew up on a dairy farm in Central Quebec. She obtained a Bachelor of Commerce from Concordia University with a Major in Accounting. Prior to moving to Prince Edward Island, she worked at an accounting firm in Quebec specializing in Agriculture. Since moving to PEI in 2006, she has been active in the operations of Crasdale Farms which she owns with her husband, Brian, and their daughter Aleah. She also works as a Dairy Advisor in the Atlantic region. Her passion for helping her peers and industry become more sustainable by promoting healthy animals, quality milk and profitable dairy farms prompted her to join the Board.
In Amber’s spare time, she volunteers as a 4-H Leader. She helps with youth sports as a coach and Board Member and is also a sports enthusiast herself.