Ms. Albert is a former elementary school teacher, serving with the Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board for 32 years before her retirement in 2000. Ms. Albert was first elected as a Councillor for the Municipality of Tweed in 2003, serving for three years before becoming Mayor. She has held that leadership role for Tweed Council since 2006. Ms. Albert also served as Warden of the County of Hastings in 2010 and 2011. She graduated from Peterborough Teachers’ College and earned her BA from Queen’s University. Ms. Albert joined the Board of Health in December, 2012 as a representative of Hastings County.