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Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management

Advisory Council

Ray Tanguay

Chairman, Toyota Manufacturing Canada Inc. and Toyota Canada Inc., President, Canadian Autoparts Toyota Inc.

In 1991, Ray Tanguay joined Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc., and was quickly recognized as a leading force in instilling innovation within the company. Over the past 20 years, TMMC has been recognized with an outstanding 12 J.D. Power and Associates plant quality awards, including the global best Platinum Award in 2011 and 2014.

George Baran

Vice Chairman, Trudell Medical Ltd

George has over 20 years experience in the medical device industry. His responsibilities have included both business and technical leadership in the acquisition and development of novel medical device technologies. He has also been responsible for the pre-clinical marketing of new drug delivery technologies to medical opinion leaders and major pharmaceutical companies.This has included collaboration with business and clinical partners in the design and co-ordination of pre-clinical studies.

Donald Campbell

Senior Strategy Advisor, Davis LLP

Mr. Campbell has been Senior Strategy Advisor at Davis LLP since 2007. From 2000 to 2007 he was Group President, CAE Inc. He joined CAE after a distinguished career with Canada's Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. He served as Deputy Foreign Minister, and as the Prime Minister's Personal Representative for G-8 Summits (1997-2000).

Thomas d'Aquino

Chairman and Chief Executive, Intercounsel Ltd

Thomas d’Aquino is Chairman of Thomas d’Aquino Capital and Chairman and Chief Executive of Intercounsel Ltd., a private venture development and strategic consulting company which he founded in the 1970s. He serves on the Board of Directors of Montreal headquartered CGI Group Inc. where he is the Lead Director, and on the Board of Directors of Calgary-based Coril Holdings Ltd.

Blake Goldring

Chairman and CEO, AGF Management Ltd

Blake C. Goldring is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and a member of the Board of Directors of AGF Management Limited, one of Canada's premier investment management companies with operations across Canada and subsidiaries in Europe and Asia. He is a Director of the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, The C.D. Howe Institute and the Canadian Film Centre.

Carolyn Lawrence

President and CEO of Women of Influence Inc.

President & CEO of Women of Influence Inc., Canada's preeminent organizations dedicated to advancing, recognizing and celebrating the professional accomplishments of high powered Senior Executive Women and providing both a forum and the programs to support the development of professional women throughout North America.

Anne McLellan

Senior Advisor, Bennett Jones LLP

The Honourable A. Anne McLellan, P.C., O.C. joined Bennett Jones LLP in its Edmonton office in July 2006 and in May 2006 she was appointed the first Distinguished Scholar in Residence at the Alberta Institute for American Studies, University of Alberta. Ms. McLellan is a member of several corporate and community boards.

Steve Orsini

Secretary of the Cabinet, Head of the Ontario Public Service and Clerk of the Executive Council

In July 2014, Steve Orsini was appointed Secretary of the Cabinet, Head of the Ontario Public Service and Clerk of the Executive Council.Steve has 25 years of experience in the Ontario Public Service. From 2011 to 2014, he served as Deputy Minister of Finance and Secretary of the Treasury Board.

Stephen Poloz

Governor, The Bank of Canada

Mr. Poloz was appointed Governor of the Bank of Canada, effective 3 June 2013, for a term of seven years. As Governor, he is also Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank. Born in Oshawa, Ontario, Mr. Poloz graduated from Queen’s University in 1978 with a bachelor's degree in economics.

Carol Stephenson

Former Dean, Ivey Business School

A widely respected CEO in the Canadian telecom industry, Carol is the former dean of the Ivey Business School at Western University. She brought more than 30 years of experience in marketing, operations, strategic planning, technology development, and financial management to the role.