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Ms. Verreault has close to 30 years of experience in the public administration of health and social services in Quebec City and the regions, notably as deputy minister for both the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux and the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de la Science. She has also sat on several boards of directors, including that of the Institut national de santé publique, the Agence du revenu du Québec and Desjardins Group.
Ms. Bourbonnais is a professor at the Faculty of Nursing of the Université de Montréal. She is the Chairholder of the Research Chair in Nursing Care for Older People and their Families ( and a researcher at the Research Centre of the Insitut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal (IUGM). Based on her clinical experience in nursing, her research and teaching activities focus on fostering the well-being of seniors and their loved ones.
Guy Brochu is a professional accountant who served as senior vice-president and chief financial officer of the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation from its creation in 2000 until 2014. In this role, he contributed his considerable experience and knowledge acquired during a long career in finance. He has sat on the board of directors of L’Appui pour les proches aidants d’aînés since the organization was founded in 2009, and has also sat on the board of Sojecci II Ltée since 2005.
Claude Chagnon is Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation, after having been named President in 2009. Alongside his professional activities, Mr. Chagnon has always devoted a great deal of his time and energy to several community and philanthropic organizations.
Ms. Ferembach was appointed executive director of the Société d’aide au développement de la collectivité du Bas Richelieu in 1998. In 2001, she became executive director of the Quebec Youth Fund, and assistant secretary at the Secrétariat à la jeunesse of the Ministère du Conseil exécutif in 2004. She was later appointed assistant deputy minister at the Secrétariat aux aînés and, since late 2014, has been the associate deputy minister responsible for the Secrétariat à la condition féminin
Pierre Lafleur has held several positions in the health and social services network since 1987. He first worked in a university institution and then within the Capitale-Nationale health and social services agency. He has held the position of assistant deputy minister to the Minister of Health and Social Services since 2013. He holds a Master of Business Administration (organization management and development).
Ms. Morin teaches private, family and estate law at Université Laval and holds the Antoine-Turmel Research Chair for the Legal Protection of Older Adults ( She is also a notary and represents the Chambre des notaires du Québec at the International Union of Notaries.
Natalie Rosebush holds a Bachelor of Industrial Relations and a Master of Public Administration. She worked at the CSST from 1993 to 2001 and at the Secrétariat du Conseil du trésor from 2001 to 2004. She joined the MSSS in 2004 and has held various management positions related to Indigenous affairs, northern regions, youth and families, and programs dedicated to people, families and communities. She has held the position of assistant deputy minister since 2019.
Mr. Winner has 40 years of experience as a manager in the private and public sectors. His managerial approach is focused on meeting objectives, delivering quality results, and recognizing the employees under his watch. In addition to these skills, he brings to the board a first-hand perspective on the realities of caregiving.
Sylvianne Chaput has over 25 years’ experience as an executive in the fields of finance, legal affairs, compliance and governance. She has sat on many boards of directors for public and private corporations and NPOs. She has also been involved in volunteering throughout her career, especially within the Association of Quebec Women in Finance. Ms. Chaput is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA).