Council Nominee

District 6 – NORTH WEST (Grande Prairie & area)


David Haastrup, LPN

This candidate has been nominated by their Licensed Practical Nurse colleagues for the position of District Representative to CLPNA’s Council.

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About this Election

What are the key reasons that you would like to join Council?

  • To represent my district by being a unique voice of hope for LPNs and the public
  • To contribute positively and enlarge diversity options and opinions
  • To be involved in decision making that will bring about positive impact

What would you bring to the position?

  • Interdisciplinary collaboration with other health care professionals and stakeholders
  • Experience sitting on a number of boards and committees
  • Excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills which allow expectation to be presented in an understanding way while listening to inputs of others
  • Ability to provide positive role modeling and leadership
  • Managerial experience
  • Mentoring LPNs, PN Students and Health Care Aides

Educational Background:

  • Practical Nurse Diploma Program
    Durham College, Oshawa, Ontario
  • B.Sc (Hons) Zoology
    Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria

Employment Background:

  • Points West Living Peace River
    Licensed Practical Nurse, General Manager
    2017 – Present
  • Points West Living Peace River
    Licensed Practical Nurse
    2016 – 2017
  • Alberta Health Services – Sutherland Place and Grimshaw
    Licensed Practical Nurse
    2016 – 2016

Professional Groups:

  • CLPNA – Jurisprudence Committee
    2016 – Current
  • Alberta Health Services North Zone
    Ethics Committee
    2016 – Current

Community Activities:

  • Christian Life Assembly
    Board Member (2017 – current)
    Music Lead (2016 – current)
  • Rotary Club of Peace River
    Member (2017 – Current)
  • Peace River Minor Soccer
    Coach (2017 – Current)
  • Ecole Springfield School
    Parent Advisory Council, Chair (2017 – Current)
    School Council, Director at Large (2017 – Current)