Michelle Thompson

Michelle Thompson


Minister of Health and Wellness

Minister responsible for the Office of Healthcare Professionals Recruitment


Michelle has been a Registered Nurse for 29 years, working both on the frontlines as a care provider and in leadership roles. She is CEO of RK MacDonald Nursing Home in Antigonish, teaches nursing part-time and has served as a part-time therapist for a non-profit organization.

She is past president of the Continuing Care Association of Nova Scotia and her extensive community involvement includes being a past board member of the Antigonish Celtics Soccer Club, the PHAST swim team, L’Arche, and Arts Health Antigonish – AHA! Michelle lives in Cloverville with her husband, Darren and has three adult children.