With degrees in engineering from Polytechnique Montréal and in administration (MBA) from HEC Montréal, Nadine held various management positions before becoming Regional Director, Community Initiatives, at The YMCAs of Quebec. Driven by a desire to enhance the well-being of society, she has led all community operations at eight centres in Montreal since 2014. Before that, Nadine accrued solid experience in marketing, strategic planning and operational management in the telecoms and climate change fields. Her civic commitment has also taken shape in her role on various boards of directors (childcare centre, local health and social services centre, Junior Chamber of Commerce). Since 2015, Nadine has been a member of the Conseil du statut de la femme, a government advisory body that examines issues of equality and women’s rights in Quebec.