Hon. Marie-P. Charette-Poulin, B.A., LL.B., M.A.
As a Senior Associate on the team of the Institute on Governance, the Honourable Marie P. Charette- Poulin brings her experience and expertise as a former parliamentarian in the Senate of Canada, as a former senior public servant and as a former senior executive at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Her work and contributions have been recognized in Canada and abroad, including by the President of France with the “Ordre national de la Légion d’honneur”.
Marie Poulin currently sits on several boards including the Advisory Committee for “Canada’s Outstanding CEO of the Year” award and the “Actra Fraternal Benefit Society”. She is a member of the Bar of the Upper Canada Law Society. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (magna cum laude) from Laurentian University, a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Ottawa and a Masters in Social Sciences from the University of Montreal.
The Honourable Marie P. Charette-Poulin is married to international portrait painter Bernard Poulin. They have two adult daughters.