Gary Hughes

Elected as Central Director
hugheshillfarms@gmail.com
902-388-0496
Central Director

Gary was elected as a Central PEI representative to the Board of Directors and serves as DFPEI Treasurer, Chair of the Finance Committee, DFPEI Representative for the Cattle Producers Association and PEI Federation of Agriculture.

Gary believes in equal opportunity within the industry promoting all types of dairy farms in terms of scale and experience.  He believes it is crucial for the future of the industry to support the youth and is actively involved in 4-H and his community.  

Gary and his wife, Kelly, are 1st generation farmers from Kelly’s Cross and are proud to say that all their children, Matt, Grace, Jamie and Katie, are involved with the farm in varying capacities. 

Meet the BOARD

Our Board Members

Our board is dedicated to working for the Dairy Farmers of Prince Edward Island.

Gordon MacBeath

Chairman
gmacbeath@islandtelecom.com

Daniel MacKinnon

Vice Chair
sandyraefarms@gmail.com

Judy Versteeg

Secretary
jversteeg@dfpei.pei

Alain Remond

Elected as Western Director
ajremochick@gmail.com

Amber Craswell

Elected as Director at Large
amber@crasdalefarms.com

Connie Gorrill

Elected as Western Director
connie1644@outlook.com

Gary Hughes

Elected as Central Director
hugheshillfarms@gmail.com

Nelson MacKinnon

Elected as Western Director
nandn.mackinnon@hotmail.com

Tyler Howard

Elected as Western Director
howardvaleholsteins@yahoo.ca