D. University 2009
Carolyn McAskie, OC
Described as an “inspiring and influential model of Canadian values in the international community,” Carolyn McAskie has had in illustrious career with the United Nations, having served in various capacities including Assistant Secretary General for Peacebuilding Support. Prior to her appointment with the United Nations, Ms. McAskie had a distinguished career with the Federal Government of Canada as a senior executive. She has earned a reputation as an effective international diplomat and negotiator in humanitarian affairs, peacekeeping and peacebuilding.