Fellows’ News & Appointments

Warm congratulations to our dedicated Fellows, who continue to earn kudos and recognition for their leadership, professional contributions and commitment to Canada.

Matt DeCourcey 12
Wins federal riding nomination in Fredericton, NB

Emilie Nicolas ’14
Recipient of Governor General’s Person Case Youth Award, 2014

Terry Beech ’10
Wins federal riding nomination in Burnaby, B.C.

Erin Freeland Ballantyne ’12
Awarded the Public Policy Forum’s 2014 Emerging Leader Award.

Vass Bednar ’12
Appointed senior policy advisor to the Ontario Minister of Education.

Terry Beech ’10
Co-authored The In-Credibility Factor: Stories and Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know, published in 2014.

Kevin Chan ’04
Appointed deputy secretary-general and secretary-general designate, McGill University.

Natalie Chapdelaine ’11
Nominated to the board of directors of l’Office Québec/Wallonie-Bruxelles pour la Jeunesse, a provincial agency.

Sébastien Deprés ’12
Elected mayor of Witless Bay, NL.

Louise Kent ’11
Appointed director, impact investing, Royal York Capital.

Guillaume Lavoie ’05
Elected councilor, and appointed chair, Finance and Administration Committee, City of Montreal.

Francois Vincent ’10
Promoted to director, provincial affairs, Quebec, Canadian Federation of Independent Business CFIB.