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
President

Chief Compliance Officer, PSP Investments

Luc-Alain Giraldeau
Secretary

Chief Executive Officer,
Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS)

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

Program Manager, AquaHacking

Cynthia Bélanger, ASC
Director

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

Guillaume Côté
Director
(M.Sc. Urban studies, 2002, and Ph.D. Urban studies, 2007)

Principal Strategy Manager, Mission Systems, Collins Aerospace

Mylany David
Director

Partner, Langlois Avocats

Claude Guertin
Director

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

Olivier Joyal
Director

Executive Vice President, Earth & Environment, Strategy & Execution, and Executive Leader ESG, WSP in Canada

Étienne Lyrette
Director
(M.Sc. Urban Studies, 2003, and Ph.D. Urban Studies, 2010)

Director, Strategic Planning and Government Affairs, and Assistant to the General Manager, Société de transport de Montréal

Kevin Mejo
Director

Assistant Head, Market Access, JAMP Pharma Group

Catherine Thibault
Director

Head of Communications, Power Sustainable

Sue E. Wehner
Director

President and founder, Med-Script
 
      

Standing committees

Ethics and governance

Mylany David *
Étienne Lyrette

Audit and finance

Anne-Pascale Richardson *
Cynthia Bélanger
Olivier Joyal

Development and outreach

Guillaume Côté *
Kevin Mejo
Catherine Thibault
Sue E. Wehner

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Advisor, Philanthropic Development

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

Chief executive officer 
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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