The Douglas Institute Foundation is led and supported by a Board of Directors. Its members are elected at the Foundation's public assembly, held annually around June. The Board meets four times a year and has a number of active commitees also.

Executive Committee and Officers

Marisa Giannetti
Michael Novak
Marie Giguère, Ad.E.
Executive Vice President, Legal Affairs & Secretariat
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
Nadia Cesaratto
Vice-President, Client Services & Business Development
Suzanne Bélanger, CFRE
Executive Director
Douglas Institute Foundation


Bernard Bussières Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Transat A.T. Inc.
Jocelyne Chevrier Retired
Maurice Côté Regional Vice President
Montreal South West Region
RBC Royal Bank
Normand Coulombe, CA, CFA President
iNFiNi-t Wealth Management Advisers Inc.
Peter Daniel Consultant
Éric Girard Partner
FPM 360
Sarah Ivory Consultant
Brian Lindy
President of Audit Committee
Anna-Isabelle Morency-Botello Associate
François L. Morin Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais
Joanne Rossy Rossy Design
Simon Ruelland Senior Manager
Caisse Desjardins de l'île-des-Soeurs-Verdun
Meredith Webster Retired
Claire Yu Project Director
Montréal International
Dr. Mimi Israël, Ex-officio Head of the Department of Psychiatry, Douglas Institute
Brigitte Kieffer, PhD, Ex-officio Scientific Director, Research Centre, Douglas Institute
Sheilagh Cahill, Ex-officio Auxiliary
Douglas Institute