FREDERICTON (GNB) – The following statement was issued today by Premier Brian Gallant on the death of Ann Sherman, dean of the faculty of education at the University of New Brunswick (UNB):

We are all saddened to hear of the passing of Ann Sherman.

She was a remarkable educator and a long-time advisor to all levels of governments on education and literacy.

On behalf of all New Brunswickers, we offer our sincere condolences to her family, friends and to the entire UNB community.