Week 2022


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Powerful Career Boosting Mentoring Opportunities

  • Do you have the right skills to advance your career in the public sector?
  • Are there bold moves you can make now?
  • Do you need help clarifying your focus?
  • What steps should you take to advance your career?

Getting answers to these and many other related questions is what Speed Mentoring is all about. This unique feature of the Financial Management Institute’s PD Week provides private one-on-one career coaching or group sessions with a senior, trusted public sector finance or audit executive.

Whatever stage you’ve reached in your public sector career, this is a rare and important opportunity to:

  • Get practical advice and valuable insights
  • Find out what experience and skills you need for the next step
  • Expand your network
  • Get personalized career advice
  • Identify goals and establish a sense of direction
  • Increase confidence that you’re on the right path
  • Identify any potential skill or knowledge gaps for reaching your career goals
  • Talk candidly with an experienced financial management pro
  • And more

See our confirmed list of exceptional Mentors below and check back to see new additions as they are confirmed leading up to the event.

 Spaces are limited. If you’re a registered delegate to PD Week 2022, reserve your spot now!

Speed Mentoring is available to all PD Week attendees on a first come basis.

*NEW* for 2022:

Participants Toolkit. This helpful guide, included in your registration confirmation email will include:

    • A list of sample questions to ask this year’s Mentors including icebreakers as well as around specific themes
    • A general guide on how to make the most of your Speed Mentoring session(s)
Schedule your one on-one career boosting session now.

2022 Mentors

First Name Last Name Position Department Preferred Language for Mentoring Biography
Anik Lapointe CFO Parole Board of Canada French Bio
Annie Boudreau Assistant Secretary Treasury Board Secretariat French Bio
Begonia Lojk CAE Shared Services Canada Both Bio
Carlo Beaudoin Former CFO Retired Bio
Carol Najm CFO CBC / Radio Canada Both Bio
Cheri Crosby CFO Department of National Defence English Bio
Christine Walker Assistant Comptroller General Treasury Board Secretariat English Bio
Christopher MacDonald CAE Environment and Climate Change Canada Both Bio
Claude Rochette Former Associate DM and CFO Retired Both Bio
Darlene Bess CFO Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada English Bio
Douglas McConnachie CFO Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Both Bio
Éric Trépanier CFO/CAE Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages French Bio
Hughes St-Pierre CFO Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Both Bio
Ian Raskin CAE Royal Canadian Mounted Police (Civilian Staff) English Bio
Isabelle Trépanier CAE Infrastructure Canada Both Bio
Jaclyn Staniforth CAE Parks Canada Agency English Bio
Jen O’Donoughue CFO Royal Canadian Mounted Police (Civilian Staff) English Bio
Julie Bastarache CAE Office of the Auditor General of Canada Both Bio
Kami Ramcharan Former CFO Retired English Bio
Linda Drainville CFO Environment and Climate Change Canada Both Bio
Mark Perlman Former CFO Retired English Bio
Martin Krumins CFO Public Health Agency of Canada English Bio
Patrick Amyot CFO Public Safety Canada Both Bio
Philippe Thompson CFO Indigenous Services Canada Both Bio
Roch Huppé Comptroller General Office of the Comptroller General Both Bio
Roger Ermuth CFO Immigration and Refugee Board English Bio
Ryan  Pilgrim CFO Department of Transport English Bio
Serena Francis CFO Department of Health Both Bio