Ledwell, Thomas

Thomas Ledwell Strategy and Governance Consultant Montréal, Québec   Thomas is an innovator, communicator, and relationship builder devoted to embracing a diversity of perspectives. As an independent consultant, he works with organizations on strategy, governance, and communications. Previously, Thomas served as a Senior Director with the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation, focused on strategic development, governance,…

Leblond, Michèle

Michèle Leblond External Relations and Visitor Experience Manager Parks Canada Agency Quebec City, Quebec   Since joining the Parks Canada Agency team in 2010, Michèle Leblond has taken charge of various responsibilities, particularly as External Relations Manager and, more recently, as External Relations and Visitor Experience Manager. Her professional career has provided her with experience…

Leblanc, Valérie

Valérie Leblanc Director, Data and Analytics Strategy Centraide of Greater Montreal Montreal, Quebec   Valérie joined Centraide of Greater Montreal almost seven years ago. Today Director, Data and Analytics Strategy, she has played different roles pertaining to philanthropic development within the organisation, including National Director of the Government of Canada Workplace Charitable Campaign, the biggest…

Lapointe, André

André Lapointe Director, Data Science Intact Financial Corporation Montreal, Quebec   Serving as Director Data Science, André Lapointe seeks to stimulate innovation based on digital intelligence to the benefit of human beings. An executive with more than 20 years’ experience in the IT field, including 10 years in applied research, he is also the recipient…

Laperle, Édith

Édith Laperle Staff advisor Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Montreal, Quebec   Édith Laperle is a staff advisor at the Montreal office of the Canadian Union of Public Employees. Originally from Rouyn-Noranda, she holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial relations and has more than 18 years’ experience on the job, during which time she…

Lafortune, Francis

Francis Lafortune Director, Data Platforms and Analytics Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec Montreal, Quebec   In his role as Director, Data Platforms and Analytics, at the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Francis holds a leadership position on an IT team working in market development. This has led him into exciting areas,…

Husny, Rodolphe

Rodolphe Husny Senior Economic Advisor House of Commons Québec City, Québec   Rodolphe holds a degree in Administration and a Graduate Diploma in Accounting from HEC Montréal. After 5 years as a Senior Associate, including for PwC, he jumped into politics as a Conservative Candidate in two federal elections. It led him to become Director…

Hubert, Dany

Dany Hubert General Manager of major highway projects in Quebec City and Eastern Quebec Quebec ministry of transport (interim) Lévis, Quebec   Dany Hubert, a great sports enthusiast, has coached soccer and hockey teams for the last five years. He became involved in his community nine years ago, raising funds for a foundation that assists…

Habiyakare, Clément

Clément Habiyakare Manager, Policy Development & Research Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services Gatineau, Québec   Clément is a Policy Development and Research Manager with the Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services, where he supports strategic initiatives for Military Family Resource Centres in Canada and abroad. Prior to this, Clément worked mostly with Community Health…

Guilbault, Jean-François

Jean-François Guilbault President Syndicat de Champlain (CSQ) Boucherville, Quebec   Representing, defending and supporting my peers is the focus of Jean-François’ everyday passions and interests. As a high school teacher, he is proud to have contributed to the development of future generations by relying on the potential of each of his students. He has been…