Office of the Official Opposition

Wakeham Announces Addition to Shadow Cabinet

For Immediate Release

(June 27, 2024, St. John’s, N.L.) – Tony Wakeham, Leader of the PC Party and Official Opposition, has announced the following change to the PC Shadow Cabinet following the recent swearing-in of Lin Paddock (MHA, Baie Verte – Green Bay).

Effective immediately, the change is as follows:

  • Lin Paddock (MHA, Baie Verte – Green Bay) - PC Shadow Minister of Finance, Treasury Board, and Public Service Commission

"I am pleased to welcome Lin Paddock as the newest member of our PC Caucus and Shadow Cabinet. Lin, with a Master's in Public Administration and as a Chartered Professional Accountant, brings extensive financial management, logistics, and relationship-building experience to the table. His unique blend of skills and his years of military service in high-ranking positions, including senior controllership roles, make him a respected team builder. This, coupled with his laser-focused approach to delivering results, aligns perfectly with our vision for the future of our province," said Wakeham.

Wakeham emphasized, "Together with this team, we are poised to drive the waves of change across the province, working tirelessly to create a brighter future where life is affordable, health care is accessible, no opportunity is left untapped, and no one is left behind. We are committed to standing up to the Furey-Trudeau Liberals with an unwavering dedication to serving the people of the province."