Council Members

Gambo Council Members

Mayor Darren Dyke

is employed with Goulding's Wholesale Ltd. He is Chairperson of the Public Works and a member Fire Department Committee. Darren also volunteers his time with the Smallwood Holiday Weekend and is the Deputy Chief for the Gambo Fire Department. If you would like to talk to Darren about issues or concerns in your community, please contact him at .

Deputy Mayor Barb Pritchett

Barb is currently serving as the Deputy Mayor, the Chair of Strategic Planning, Emergency Planning, and Communications.  Barb also sits on the Public Works committee.  Barb has served as the Chair of the Smallwood Era Development Corporation for the past 4 years.  Barb worked as an Insurance Officer with Service Canada for 15 years She currently works with the family business, J.I. Pritchett & Sons Ltd., as an OHS adviser and in Funeral Services.  Barb can be reached at 709-674-6027.

Councillor Desiree Hopkins

has been the Librarian at the Gambo Public Library since 2010. Desiree is the Chair of the Administration Committee and the Regulations Committee. She also sits on the Tidy Towns Committee. If you have any comments or concerns Desiree can be reached by phone at 766-2325 or by email at

Councillor Lori Moss

presently works at Pritchett's Tim-br Mart and has so for the past 18 years. She is a volunteer with SEDCOR and she has also volunteered with the Smallwood Days Committee beginning with the 2018 Festival.  If you have any questions Lori can be reached at

Councillor Russell Stockley

Russell has been living in Gambo since 2011 where he resides with his spouse (originally from Gambo) and two children. He has been an active community member during this time. He has served on the Recreation Committee since 2013 and has been running the after supper sports program on and off for the past 6 years. He enjoys walking, hiking and playing any sport imaginable.
Russell is currently the Chair of the HR and Regulations Committees, and sits on the Strategic Planning Committee.
Russell can be reached at


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