Who We Are

Executive Director
Emily Gillis

Emily is a registered nurse who graduated from UPEI’s School of Nursing. She has worked at the QEH full-time but now works there on a casual basis. Emily has spent time in Central America volunteering as a nurse but has returned to live on PEI for now. She has been involved with the Island Pregnancy Centre as a volunteer since it opened and has been serving as the Executive Director for 7 years now. She enjoys building relationships with clients and seeing others learn and grow.  

Office Manager
Ashley Doiron

Ashley is a recent graduate of Holland College and has recently returned to work at the Island Pregnancy Centre as the Office Manager for both the Charlottetown and Summerside locations. Ashley is passionate about helping those in the community and is excited to return to work at the Centre and reconnect with the clients. In her free time, she loves working with youth through youth groups and summer camps. She also enjoys the outdoors and going on hikes with her dog. 

Baby Boutique Manager
Sarah Hilborn

Sarah graduated from Kingswood University in 2009 and has had different opportunities to serve that have helped prepare her for her current role as Baby Boutique Manager. Since being hired in April 2019 Sarah has had opportunities to step into offering peer support and foster relationships with clients, volunteers and donors. In her free time, she loves exploring the outdoors with her husband. She also enjoys participating in trainings about personal development and leadership.

Administrative Assistant
Kathleen Mawhinney

Kathleen’s background includes nursing, administrative support, mission work, and philosophy. An avid organizer who loves to work with people, she is excited to continue supporting the Island Pregnancy Centre as Administrative Assistant. She is currently completing her master’s in theology and trying to catch up on her never-ending reading list.

220 University Ave
Charlottetown, PE
C1A 4L5
Hours of Operation:
Tuesdays - Thursdays
11AM - 4PM
Extended hours by appointment.
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314 First St
Summerside, PE
Hours of Operation:
11AM - 4PM
Extended hours by appointment.
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