Board of Governors - Members

Chair

Kathryn Butler Malette
Chair of the Board of Governors
Former Chief Human Resources Officer, Human Resources, Corporate Planning and Communications Services
The House of Commons of Canada
Appointed by the Government of Ontario
End of mandate: 2019-06-19

Vice Chair 

Jean-Paul Bédard
Vice-President of Public Affairs
Canadian Blood Services
Appointed by the University 
End of mandate: 2019-05-30

Members

Victoria Barham
Vice Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Faculty of Social Sciences
Appointed by the Board after election by the teaching staff
End of mandate: 2018-11-01

Dane Bedward
President
NeuroBot Inc
Appointed by the University
End of mandate: 2018-09-23

Steffany Bennett
Full Professor
Faculty of Medicine
Appointed by the Board after election by the teaching staff
End of mandate: 2018-11-01

Carlie Boisvert
Undergraduate Student
Appointed by the Board after election by undergraduate students
End of mandate: 2018-04-30

Richard Burton
Associate Partner
Centre for Public Management
Appointed by Saint Paul University
End of mandate: 2017-09-22

Perry N. Dellelce
Lawyer
Wildeboer Dellelce LLP
Appointed by the University
End of mandate: 2017-09-21

L. Denis Desautels
Accountant and Former Auditor General of Canada
Appointed by the University
End of mandate: 2019-12-15

Jacques Frémont
President and Vice-Chancellor
Appointed by the Board of Governors
End of mandate: 2021-06-30

Joe Geurts
Consultant
Business/Capital Planning and Construction Management
Appointed by the Government of Ontario
End of mandate: 2018-02-22

François Guimont
Former Deputy Minister of Public Safety Canada
Appointed by the University of Ottawa
Enf of mandate: 2019-12-11

Jamie Ghossein
Undergraduate Student
Appointed by the Board after election by undergraduate students
End of mandate: 2019-04-30

Mark Ingham
Graduate Student
Appointed by the Board after election by graduate students
End of mandate: 2019-04-30

Alain Jolicoeur
President
AMPRAX inc.
Appointed by Saint-Paul University
End of mandate: 2019-06-03

Richard L'Abbé
Canadian Entrepreneur and Philanthropist
Appointed by the Government of Ontario
End of mandate: 2020-04-11

Sylvie Lamoureux
Vice-Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Faculty of Arts.
Appointed by Senate
End of mandate: 2020-01-22

Joanne Lefebvre
Former President/CEO - Regroupement des gens d'affaires de la Capitale nationale (RGA)
Appointed by Saint-Paul University
End of mandate: 2020-01-21

Deanna Monaghan
Partner, Market Leader, Ernst &Young
Appointed by the University of Ottawa
End of mandate: 2019-12-11

Suzanne Morris
CPA, CA and Former Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer of CBC/Radio-Canada
Appointed by Saint Paul University
End of mandate: 2017-06-30

Pierre-Paul Noreau
President and Editor
Le Droit
Appointed by Saint-Paul University
End of mandate: 2018-09-27

Michel Picard
Program Host and Animator
Appointed by Saint-Paul University
End of mandate: 2019-10-23

Elizabeth Rody
Chief of Protocol,
International and Interparliamentary Affairs
Parliament of Canada
Appointed by the Alumni Association of the University of Ottawa 
End of mandate: 2019-05-31

Khalil Shariff
Chief Executive Officer
Aga Khan Foundation Canada
Appointed by the University
End of mandate: 2019-06-29

Jeffrey Simpson
Former National Affairs Columnist
The Globe and Mail
Appointed by Saint Paul University
End of mandate: 2017-06-30

Lawrence Soloway
Partner, Soloway Wright LLP
Board of Governors Member
Appointed by the Government of Ontario
End of mandate: 2019-04-29

Véronic Tardif
Executive Assistant, Student Experience
Office of the Vice-President, Academic and Provost
University of Ottawa
Appointed by the Board following election of support staff
End of mandate: 2018-11-01

Justin Thibault
Project Coordinator, Service Excellence and Student Experience
Human Resources
University of Ottawa
Appointed by the Board following election of support staff
End of mandate: 2018-11-01

Honorary Members

Calin Rovinescu

J. Richard Bertrand

Pierre Camu

Grete Hale

Gilles D. Hurteau

Marc Jolicoeur

Huguette Labelle

Resources

John Currie
Interim Vice-President, Governance
Non member

Anne Bauer
Chief of Staff 
Office of the Vice-President, Governance
Non member

 

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