Board of Directors

Food Banks of Quebec is grateful for the support of influential and experienced administrators who defend the organization’s mission by promoting the cause of the Quebec food assistance network and its members.

  • Daniel Tremblay

    Chairman and Company administrator

    Over the last thirty years, Daniel Tremblay has held leadership positions in five different fields of activity, including two of the largest retailers in Canada. Known for his strong personal values... and leadership skills, his capacity to deliver results, and his knowledge of products management and retail business, Daniel always puts a strong emphasis on people, ethics, and social accountability.Read more

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  • Daniel Séguin

    Treasurer of the Board of Directors and Strategic Planning Director
    City of Pointe-Claire

    As a Chartered Accountant holding a Masters in Business Administration, Daniel Séguin has extensive work experience in strategic planning. Before fulfilling the position of strategic planning... director for the City of Pointe-Claire, Daniel was the director of strategic planning and corporate project management office for the Société des Alcools du Québec. In addition to strategic planning, Daniel has nearly twenty-five years of experience in finance for companies involved in retailing, manufacturing, and distribution operations.Read more

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  • Éric Lapierre

    Senior Legal Counsel

    Éric Lapierre was admitted to the Quebec Bar in 1999 after graduating from the Faculty of Law of Université de Montréal, while also holding a B.Sc. in Economics from the same institution. Éric... also completed several courses from the Canadian Securities Institute, including the Partners, Directors and Senior Officiers Course as well as the Canadian Securities Course. Éric's expertise and knowledge were a great asset for many private companies and non-profit organization, such as the Financière des Professionnels and the Foundation of Greater Montreal.Read more

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  • Lisa Swiderski

    Senior Vice President Distribution Strategy and Personal Banking Solutions
    National Bank

    Lisa Swiderski comes from the business world. She is an well-respected Vice President of Finance and Operations with demonstrated experiences in the banking sector. She possesses skills in internal... audit, credit analysis, securities, and asset management. Lisa is a strong business development professional with a MBA focused in Management Information Systems and Services from Université de Montréal - HEC Montréal.Read more

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  • Edith Filion

    Vice-President and Chief Financial Director
    Société des alcools du Québec

    Member of the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec (Quebec CPA Order), Edith Filion holds a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from the Université du Québec à Montréal. She has... acquired valuable skills in various positions in Finance and Strategic Planning for sectors such as Telecommunications, Retail and Distribution. Over the years, Edith has worked successfully in a wide range of areas including financial planning, accounting, business intelligence, and project management.Read more

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  • Marie-Claude Bacon

    Vice-president, Corporate Affairs and Communications
    Metro Inc.

    Marie-Claude holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the Université de Montréal and has more than twenty years of experience in issues management, public affairs and internal... communications, financial, labor relations, crisis and media relations. Her responsibilities at Metro Inc. have led her to contribute strategically to many issues. In addition, she is a member of the Environment Committee of Metro Inc. since 2005 and has led the development of the Corporate Responsibility approach and its implementation throughout the company since 2009.Read more

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  • Manon Genest

    Founding Partner General Manager, Montréal Office
    TACT Intelligence Conseil

    Boasting some 20 years of experience, Manon Genest has solid communications expertise in the political, association, and private sectors. She has held a number of leadership positions, where she... learned to develop a strategic approach, set priorities during emergencies, and settle difficult situations quickly and tactfully. She works primarily in business communication, mainly in the agrifood industry. Manon also has a wealth of experience in government and politics thanks to over 10 years of involvement in the federal and provincial political systems.Read more

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  • Dany Hétu

    Executive Director
    Moisson Rive-Sud

    Mr. Hétu has more than 32 years in the Canadian Armed Forces, including operations management and administration. His diverse background, his professional and humanitarian profile, make him a man of... heart who knows how to meet the challenges of the community sector. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Ottawa.Read more

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  • Monique Trépanier

    Executive Director
    Moisson Mauricie / Centre-du-Québec

    Monique Trépanier has been with Moisson Mauricie / Center-du-Québec for 17 years and has been an Executive Director since 2014. She started as a distribution center manager and implemented the fair... distribution of foodstuffs to member community organizations and users of food aid. Monique contributes greatly to local and regional consultation. Her work earned her the Diamond Jubilee Medal of Queen Elizabeth II. Leader and visionary, she knows how to mobilize partners and employees to offer more than food aid. Monique believes in the importance of teamwork and the strength of the Food banks of Quebec network.Read more

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  • Élaine Côté

    Executive Director
    Moisson Québec

    Holding a Bachelor of Social Work and a graduate degree in Management, Elaine Côté is working in and for her community since 1987; first as a worker and community organizer, then as a manager. She... has been the head manager of Moisson Québec for over 15 years. Thanks to her visionary qualities with acclaimed organizational skills, Élaine has been a significant asset in the development of Moisson Québec.Read more

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  • Richard D. Daneau

    Executive Director
    Moisson Montréal

    Richard D. Daneau has over 25 years of experience in operations management and administration in many sectors such transportation, technology, and industrial equipment. Qualified by his peers as a... highly competent manager, Richard has been at the head of Moisson Montréal since 2016. In addition to his professional activities, Richard has sat on various boards including the Quebec Association of Equipment Distributors (AQDE), Quebec Center for Occupational Health and Safety (CPSST) and the Quebec Center of Excellence in Land Transport.Read more

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  • Annie Gauvin

    Executive Director
    Food Banks of Quebec

    With an academic background in Business Administration and more than 20 years of relevant experience in business development and social economy as an entrepreneur and as a director of several... non-profit organizations, Annie Gauvin is committed to contributing to social causes. She joined the team of Food Banks of Quebec in January 2017, motivated by the sharing network that ensures food safety in all regions of Quebec.Read more

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