A Civic Leadership Institute for English-Speaking Youth


This initiative is being supported by the Government of Quebec as part of its Stratégie d’action jeunesse 2016-2021.

Steering Committee

Michael Goldbloom, C.M., Chair
Heather Lawford, Associate Professor, Psychology Department
Alexandra Medalsy, 2018-19 Student Representative Council (SRC) President
Royal Orr, Senior faculty member, Canada School of Public Service
Sylvia Martin Laforge, Director General, QCGN

2018 Advisory Board

Marie-Josée Berger, Dean, School of Education, Bishop’s University
Chris Bourne, Political Science Professor and Model United Nations Faculty Advisor, Dawson College
Tiffany Callender, Executive Director, Côtes des Neiges Black Community Association
Anick Corbeil, Dean of Student Affairs, Champlain College Lennoxville
Christian Corno, Director General, Marianopolis College
Marlene Floyd, National Director, Corporate Affairs, Microsoft Canada
John Halpin, Director General, John Abbot College
Dean Howie, Dean of Student Affairs, Champlain College, Saint Lambert
James Hughes, Executive Lead, Government and Partner Relations, McConnell Foundation
Malcolm Lewis-Richmond, President, Y4Y Quebec
John McMahon, Director General, Vanier College
Alexandra Medalsys, President, Bishop’s University Student Representative Council
Michael Randall, Director General, Heritage College
Ian Simmie, Campus Life and Engagement Director, McGill University
Iris Unger, Executive Director, Youth Employment Services (YES)
Andrew Woodall, Dean of Students, Concordia University


Russell Copeman, Director
Denise Lauzière, Associate Director

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Concordia University
Students' Representative Council

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