Karla Bernard

MLA District 12 Charlottetown – Victoria Park

MLA Karla Bernard
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Karla Bernard
Mailing address: PO Box 2000, Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8
Office address: 2nd Floor, Coles Building, 175 Richmond Street

Tel: 902-620-3977
Email: kmbernardMLA@assembly.pe.ca

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About Karla

Karla Bernard was born and raised with strong rural roots in Sherbrooke Prince Edward Island. She graduated from Holland College with a Certificate in Business Administration in 1997 then from U.P.E.I. with her Bachelor of Education degree in 2005 (focus on Indigenous Studies, French and history). Karla now resides in Charlottetown with her husband Ryan, 2 young children, Gracie and Hunter and their dog Xena. She has been an educator and most recently a counsellor with the Public Schools Branch for the last 15 years.

She has had ongoing involvement on various school and community committees promoting healthy, safe spaces and advocating for services and the social determinants of health. She is passionate about sustainable ideas, and fostering environments that nurture happy, critical thinking citizens. Throughout her work, she has consistently played a role in the arts and theatre, taking advantage of these opportunities whenever possible often creating said opportunities herself.

In May 2015, Karla graduated with her Masters in Education in Counselling. She is a Canadian Certified Counsellor and a member of the PEICA (PEI Counselling Association). Karla is a motivated, professional, lifelong learner with a passion for creating a healthy future for our children and future generations to come.

Elected to represent District 12, Charlottetown-Victoria Park on April 23, 2019, Karla is the opposition critic for Social Development and Housing, and Status of Women.

Critic for
  • Social Development and Housing
  • Status of Women
Committees
  • Health and Social Development
  • Rules, Regulations, Private Bills and Privileges
Our Work
Statement calling on Social Development and Housing Minister Brad Trivers to immediately hold a public meeting on the Community Outreach Centre
Statement calling on Social Development and Housing Minister Brad Trivers to immediately hold a public meeting on the Community Outreach Centre

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2022 Statement by Karla Bernard, MLA Charlottetown-Victoria Park, calling on Social Development and Housing Minister Brad Trivers to immediately hold a public meeting on the Community Outreach Centre The community of...

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RELEASE: Concerns about the lack of transparency over how King government is making decisions to address mental health, addictions, and shelter services
RELEASE: Concerns about the lack of transparency over how King government is making decisions to address mental health, addictions, and shelter services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 15, 2022 Concerns about the lack of transparency over how King government is making decisions to address mental health, addictions, and shelter services Charlottetown, PE - Today the King government announced the Community Outreach Centre...

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In the Legislature
Congrats Class of '22
Posted on June 21, 2022
Red Dress Day
Posted on May 5, 2022
ADHD PEI
Posted on April 26, 2022
Alan Stanley and Trans Canada Trail
Posted on April 8, 2022
Trans Day of Visibility
Posted on March 31, 2022
International Women's Day
Posted on March 8, 2022
Parker Snow
Posted on March 4, 2022
Taking care of women's business. Period.
Posted on February 24, 2022
Supporting the civil service
Posted on October 28, 2021

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Office of the Official Opposition
2nd Floor, Coles Building
175 Richmond Street, Charlottetown
Prince Edward Island, Canada