• Guylaine Roy
    EducationBachelor of Law, Université Laval Professional ExperienceSince September 2011Assistant Deputy Minister, Cultural Affairs, Canadian Heritage2008 - 2011Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy, Transport Canada2007 - 2008Acting Assistant Deputy Minister, Programs, Transport Canada2006 - 2007Director General, Environmental Affairs, Transport Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 19, 2017
  • Chris Forbes
    EducationMaster of Arts, Economics, McGill UniversityBachelor of Arts, Economics (Honours), McGill UniversityProfessional ExperienceSince November 2016Associate Deputy Minister of Finance2015 - 2016Associate Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food2013 - 2015Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch, Environment Canada2010 - 2013Assistant Deputy Minister, Finance Canada2009 - 2010Director General, Federal-Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch, Finance Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 19, 2017
  • Andrea Lyon
    EducationBachelor of Arts, Political Science, University of ManitobaProfessional ExperienceSince April 2014Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food2011 - 2014Associate Deputy Minister of the Environment2009 - 2011Associate Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food2008 - 2009Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic and Program Policy, Citizenship and Immigration Canada2007Chief Trade Negotiator, North America, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 19, 2017
  • Biographical Notes – Madeleine Meilleur
    Madeleine Meilleur is a well-known advocate of Ontario’s French language minority community, including through her accomplishments in elected office and her work in support of vibrant, Francophone community institutions.After working as a registered nurse at the Montfort Hospital in Ottawa, Ms. Meilleur earned a law degree at the University of Ottawa and practiced in the field of labour law.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 15, 2017
  • David Vigneault
    EducationMaster of Arts, Political Science, Université de MontréalBachelor of Arts, Political Science, Université LavalProfessional Experience2013 - 2017Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet, Security and Intelligence, Privy Council Office2010 - 2013Associate Vice-President, Programs Branch, Canada Border Services Agency2009 - 2010Assistant Director, Intelligence, Canadian Security Intelligence Service
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 11, 2017
  • Gina Wilson
    EducationBachelor of Social Sciences, University of OttawaProfessional ExperienceSince July 2015Associate Deputy Minister of Public Safety2014 - 2015Associate Deputy Minister of Employment and Social Development2013 - 2014Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Treaties and Aboriginal Government, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada2011 - 2013Assistant Deputy Minister, Emergency Management and Regional Operations Branch, Public Safety Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - April 28, 2017
  • David McGovern
    EducationMaster of Science, Economics, London School of Economics and Political ScienceBachelor of Arts, Canadian Studies, McGill UniversityProfessional ExperienceSince January 2015Deputy National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister, Privy Council Office2014 - 2015Senior Advisor to the Privy Council Office, responsible for the Border Action Plan Implementation and Regulatory Cooperation Council2011 - 2014Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy and Research, Employment and Social Development Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - April 28, 2017
  • Christiane (Chris) Fox
    EducationCertificate, Public Administration Program (Governance and Leadership), University of OttawaBachelor of Arts, Psychology and Communications, Carleton UniversityProfessional ExperienceSince March 2015Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet (Communications and Consultations), Privy Council Office2012 - 2015Director General, Strategic Communications, Privy Council Office2011 - 2012Senior Director, Science Policy, Industry Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - April 28, 2017
  • Biographical Notes – Patrick Borbey
    Mr. Patrick Borbey has been Associate Deputy Minister of Canadian Heritage since July 2014. Among his executive responsibilities, he has overseen the departmental mandate for Sport Canada, and has worked closely with the National Capital Commission and the six National Museums. As President of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency between 2011 and 2014, he led federal government economic, labour force and community development contributions in Canada’s North.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - April 3, 2017
  • Jonathan Fried
    EducationMaster of Law, Columbia UniversityBachelor of Law, University of TorontoBachelor of Arts (Philosophy), University of TorontoProfessional Experience
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    Ottawa, Ontario - February 17, 2017