Staff and Governing Authorities
The Board of Trustees of the Canadian Museum of Nature represents Canadians across the country. The Board governs the museum and reports on its progress to Parliament through the Minister of Canadian Heritage. The President and Chief Executive Officer, Vice-Presidents and Management Team, responsible for strategic operating branches, ensure the effective performance of the museum.
Board of Trustees
Stephen J. Henley, Newfoundland and Labrador
Nicholas Offord, Ontario
Ron Calderoni, Quebec
Douglas Feasby, Ontario
Martin Joanisse, Quebec
Susan Knott, British Columbia
Reg Manhas, Texas, U.S.A.
Alice McCarron, Nova Scotia
Byron Neiles, Alberta
Erin Rankin Nash, Ontario
President and Chief Executive Officer
Vice-President, Corporate Services
Vice-President, Experience and Engagement
Vice-President, Research and Collections
Mark Graham, Ph.D.
Chief Financial Officer and Director, Finance
Ikram Zouari, C.P.A., C.G.A.
Laura Evans, C.F.R.E., Director, Advancement
Jean-Marc Gagnon, Ph.D., Section Head, Zoology, Research and Collections
Robyn Gilchrist, Director, Human Resources Management Services
Lynn Gillespie, Ph.D., Section Head, Botany, Research and Collections
Angeline Laffin, Director, Visitor Experience
Martin Leclerc, Director, Facilities and Protection
Paula Piilonen, Ph.D., Section Head, Mineralogy, Research and Collections
John Swettenham, Director, Marketing
Stacy Wakeford, M.A., Director, Content, Experience and Engagement
Xiao-Chun Wu, Ph.D., Section Head, Palaeobiology, Research and Collections
Ikram Zouari, C.P.A., C.G.A., Director, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer
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