Director-General and Senior Arctic Official
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
BA (Hons) in Mathematics and English, Queen's University; MBA, Western University (now the Richard Ivey School of Business). Has held a succession of positions in the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development of Canada, including: Director-General, Trade Controls and Technical Barriers Bureau; Minister for Economic Affairs, Embassy of Canada in Washington DC; Ambassador to Uruguay. Currently, Canada's Senior Arctic Official, the Head of Delegation to the Arctic Council, which Canada currently chairs.