Barbara Adams (politician)

Barbara Adams is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2017 provincial election. A member of the Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia, she represents the electoral district of Cole Harbour-Eastern Passage.[1] Adams is the PC critic for Community Services; and the Advisory Council on the Status of Women.[2]

Barbara Adams

Member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly
for Cole Harbour-Eastern Passage
Assumed office
May 30, 2017
Preceded byJoyce Treen
Personal details
Political partyProgressive Conservative
Spouse(s)N/A
ResidenceEastern Passage, Nova Scotia
OccupationPhysiotherapist

Early life and educationEdit

Adams graduated from Dartmouth High School in 1980 and then from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in 1984.

CareerEdit

Adams was a physiotherapist and owned and operated a chronic pain clinic in Cole Harbour.[2]

Electoral recordEdit

2017 Nova Scotia general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Barbara Adams 2,682 36.40 +15.74
Liberal Joyce Treen 2,585 35.08 -5.54
New Democratic Nancy Jakeman 1,759 23.87 -14.85
Green Rebecca Mosher 343 4.65 +4.65
Total valid votes 7,369 100.0  

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