Our team

Experienced professionals who have chosen to dedicate their career to changing the lives of young people living with cancer! They get up every morning determined to make the world a better place.

Board of Directors

Volunteers with hearts of gold, our administrators put in countless hours to ensure the viability of the foundation into the future. In addition to the strategic development component of the organization and the supervision of all its activities, they are energetically involved with the search for funding.

* president of committee

President

Marc-André Blais*, CPA, CA

CEO

Alter-Ego Capital Génération 4

Executive Vice-president and Cofounder

François Veillet*, MBA, CIM

Senior Vice President, Investment Counsellor

Fiera Capital Corporation inc.

Executive Vice President, Secretary and Cofounder

François Guillot, M. Sc.

Director

Parcs nationaux de la Pointe-Taillon et des Monts-Valin

Vice President and Cofounder

Mario Bilodeau, Ed.D.

Retired Professor

Programme d’études plein air et tourisme d’aventure, UQAC

Treasurer

Alexandra Pednault, CPA auditor, CA

Manager, Assurance and Advisory

Deloitte

Director

Sylvain Arsenault

President, partner

Prospek

Director

Frédéric Boucher*, LL.B.

Vice President, Legal Affairs

Kruger Energy Inc.

Director

François Dufour, LL.B.

Lawyer

Director

David Fortin

Director of development

La Pièce entre Dufour et Fortin

Director

Jean-Charles Fortin, MPM

General Manager

On the Tip of Toes Foundation

Director

Linda Hershon*, Inf. BSc. DESS

Clinical Research Nurse in Oncology

CHU Ste-Justine Hospital

Director

Denis Le Vasseur, CA, CPA

Vice President and Controller

Power Corporation du Canada

Director

Pierre Malo*

President

Services-conseils Pierre Malo inc.

Director

Marie-Hélène Marcoux*, LL.B.

Lawyer

Brigitte Brunet, avocats

Director

Pierre Marcoux, MSJ

President

Transcontinental

Director

J. Craig Miller, BA

General Manager

Sigvaris

Director

Philippe Trudeau, B.Sc.

President

Trudeau Corporation

Board of Governors

The Board of Governors includes the cofounders, members and volunteers who have made their mark by their exceptional involvement with the foundation. Rigorous and generous, they have set up the necessary framework over the years that has allowed the foundation to pursue its mission to the highest standards.

Sylvain Baruchel

Director and Cofounder; 2000 to 2002

Oncologist; The Hospital for Sick Children

Annick Dufresne

Cofounder, GM and Director; 2000 to 2010

Owner; Restaurant le St-Urbain

Bertrand Dupuis

Director; 2003 to 2010

Childlife Specialist; Mtl Children’s Hospital

April Ganong

Cupids Against Cancer; 2004 to 2015

Cofounder

Glyn Ganong

Cupids Against Cancer; 2004 to 2015

Cofounder

Ray Ganong

Cupids Against Cancer; 2004 to 2015

Cofounder

Caroline Jamet

Director; 2004 to 2010

President; Éditions La Presse

Luc Jobin

Director; 2007 to 2016

CEO; CN

Louise Ménard

Director; 2002 to 2011

Corporate Director; SAQ and Prometic Life Sciences

Laurence Milhet

Director and Treasurer; 2001 to 2010

Associate Partner; Ernst & Young

Denis Sénécal

Director; 2004 to 2011

Senior Vice-President and CIO; BMO

Luc Tremblay

Director; 2007 to 2014

Vice-President; Cogeco

Medical Committee

The Medical Advisory Committee is made up of professionals from diverse backgrounds whose generous contributions allow the Foundation to offer programs that truly meet the needs of young people suffering from cancer, within the limits of their abilities. Members are regularly consulted for all the medical and safety aspects surrounding our expeditions.

Dr Anne-Marie Charpentier

Radio-oncologist

CHUM - CHU Ste-Justine

Marie-Ève Girouard

Nurse

CHU Ste-Justine

Linda Hershon RN BSc DESS

Clinical Research Nurse in Oncology

CHU Sainte-Justine

Sonia Joanette

Dr Lucie Lafay-Cousin

Pediatric Oncologist

Alberta Children’s Hospital

Naila Legault

Nurse

Nunavik

Dr Monia Marzouki

Pediatric Hemato-Oncologist

CHU Ste-Justine

Dr Bruno Michon

Oncologist

CHUQ

Dr David Mitchell

Oncologist

Montreal Children’s Hospital

Robert Pigeon

Retired Educator

CHEO

Dr Simon Riendeau

ER Doctor

Centre de Santé Inuulitsivk and CISSS Bas-St-Laurent