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Offline quaziright

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New mintmaster
« on: March 23, 2019, 07:10:34 PM »
From mint.ca

Ms. Marie Lemay

President and CEO of the Royal Canadian Mint

Biography
Marie Lemay was appointed President and CEO of the Royal Canadian Mint in January 2019.  With 20 years of service in senior government leadership positions, she has an extensive background in public policy. Prior to her appointment, Ms. Lemay served as Deputy Minister and Deputy Receiver General for Canada at Public Services and Procurement Canada, managing 12,000 employees and a $6 billion budget.

Ms. Lemay also served as Deputy Minister and President of the Canada Economic Development Agency for Quebec Regions, which promotes the long-term Economic development of the regions of Quebec. In 2012, she was Associate Deputy Minister at Infrastructure Canada, the main department responsible for federal efforts to enhance Canada's public infrastructure.

From January 2008 to 2012, Ms. Lemay was the CEO of the National Capital Commission, where she led a change in culture to one of openness and transparency, including the introduction of public Board meetings.

She was also the CEO of Engineers Canada where she led a number of international initiatives and oversaw several mutual recognition agreements

Ms. Lemay is a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec and of Professional Engineers Ontario, as well as a Fellow for both Engineers Canada and the Canadian Academy of Engineering. She has also served on several boards.


Offline Figleaf

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Re: New mintmaster
« Reply #1 on: March 29, 2019, 10:47:11 AM »
A technician with public governance experience. On the not so bright side: nothing in the CV on history or art. On the bright side: no commercial experience. Let's hope she can control the evil marketing types.

Peter
An unidentified coin is a piece of metal. An identified coin is a piece of history.

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Re: New mintmaster
« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2019, 05:05:22 PM »
Well, the RCM has stopped the 5-coin packs, maybe that's one of the outcomes? At $55+Tax and shipping, the rolls are just not worth having