Visit by U.S. Consul General

Her Honour was pleased to host the new U.S. Consul General Kevin Skillin at Government House during his first official visit to Newfoundland and Labrador on September 10, 2018.

Mr. Skillin was appointed to his new position in August. His mandate includes working with all four Atlantic provinces.

The U.S. is the largest export and import trading partner for not only Canada but Newfoundland and Labrador.

While in this province, Mr. Skillin travelled to Gander for the premiere showing of the Bell Media Original Documentary “You Are Here: A Come From Away Story” that goes beyond the popular “Come From Away” musical to recount the events of 9/11 and the role played by the the people of Newfoundland and Labrador.