James Oxford, Treasurer
Mr. Oxford retired as the Director of Infrastructure and Public Works with the City of Mount Pearl after
serving the Municipality for 35 years. He spent 30 yrs in Senior Management roles developing operating
systems, policies, regulations and by-laws for the delivery of a wide variety of services.
Mr. Oxford was appointed to the Board of Commissioners of Public Utilities on August 6, 2009 and
started in his official capacity as Commissioner on September 7, 2009 and is currently serving in that
Mr. Oxford has completed trades and business related programs and numerous courses at several
institutions including a four year Mechanical Program at the College of Trades & Technology; Business
Finance Courses; IT courses at Memorial University; and several others in areas such as Occupational
Health & Safety, Small Fleet Management and Emergency Management courses from the Canadian
Emergency Preparedness College at Arnprior, Ontario.
Mr. Oxford, in addition to his regular occupation, has held a number of financial positions on a volunteer
basis with a number of organizations and currently is Treasurer of the CPS-ECP and as of January 1, 2015
has taken on the role as your Treasurer with the RNYC.
Mr. Oxford is married and has two daughters, one son and seven grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Mr. Oxford can be reached by:
Email: Jamesoxford@nf.sympatico.ca
Phone: (709) 726-1020 (O) (709) 364-1050 (H) (709) 682-9648 (C)
or making a visit aboard his boat “Kira II” throughout the boating season.