A dedicated board of directors

The affairs of the INRS Foundation are governed by a board of directors made up of leaders from the business and philanthropic communities, INRS alumni, and representatives appointed by the Institute.

Martine Vanasse
Chair

Chief compliance office,
Investissements PSP

Mylany David
Vice-chair 

Partner,
Langlois Avocats

Luc-Alain Giraldeau
Secretary

Chief executive officer, Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS)

Anne-Pascale Richardson
Treasurer 
(Ph.D. Biology, 2009)

Programme manager, AquaHacking

Cynthia Bélanger, ASC
Director

Vice-president, Development, Business Transfer and Financing, Desjardins

Annie Fernández
Director

Founding President,
Fernández relations publique

Claude Guertin
Director

Scientific Director, Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS)

Marie-Pierre Habas-Gerard
Director 

Practice leader in artificial intelligence,
CGI

Olivier Joyal
Director

Business line leader, Earth sciences & Environment, and executive vice president - Strategy and execution,
WSP Canada

Caroline Martel
Director
(M.Sc. Energy and material sciences, 2009)

Vice-president, Service, Operations and Transformation,
Solotech

Kevin Mejo
Director

Manager, Pipeline Strategy,
Pharmascience

Catherine Thibault
Director

Vice-President, Executive and Corporate Communications,
CGI
  

 


 

 
      

Standing committees

Ethics and governance

Mylany David *
Marie-Pierre Habas-Gerard
Kevin Mejo

Audit and finance

Anne-Pascale Richardson *
Cynthia Bélanger
Caroline Martel

Development and outreach

Annie Fernández
Olivier Joyal
Catherine Thibault

Join the INRS Foundation team!

spontaneous application

A devoted team

The strategies and activities of the INRS Foundation are developed and deployed by a small professional team. Inspired by best practices in the field, we are redoubling our efforts to mobilize alumni and the broader community in support of INRS’s outreach and development.

Élise Comtois, MBA, CFRE

Executive director 
514-499-8203
elise.comtois@inrs.ca

 


Véronique Gillet

Administrative assistant
514-499-4083
veronique.gillet@inrs.ca

 


Julie Hurtubise

Advisor, Philanthropic development 
514-499-8242
julie.hurtubise@inrs.ca

 


 

 


 


 

 

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