Maggie Burton is a Councillor at Large for the City of St. John’s, where she strives to support initiatives that help build a healthier, more sustainable, and less isolating urban environment. As a volunteer, Maggie co-chairs the St. John’s Food Policy Council and supports environmental and educational nonprofits and grassroots organizations looking to create a greener province, such as Decarbonize NL.

An artist, a leadership coach, and a mother, Maggie is passionate about poetry, music, and youth engagement. She is a Suzuki violin teacher, violinist with the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra, and co-founder of the St. John’s New Music Collective.