George El Jakl, District 1

George El Jakl, District 1Councillor since 2006

District 1 - Shag Harbour, Wood’s Harbour, Forbes Point & Charlesville

Councillor George El-Jakl lives in Wood’s Harbour with his wife Hala. George owns his own business, Anthony’s Food Market & Wood’s Harbour Pizza, located in the beautiful fishing village of Wood’s Harbour. George enjoys volunteering his time in his community, which includes his time as a volunteer fire fighter with the Wood’s Harbour/Shag Harbour Volunteer Fire Department.

George believes in the concept of the African Proverb - “If you want to go fast, go alone, if you want to go far, go together.”

Member of the following committees:

  • Chair – Joint Police Advisory Board
  • Chair – Bay Side Home Board of Directors
  • Hiring Committee


Wood’s Harbour, NS
Phone: (902) 723-0262