The Team

Judith LaRocque
Canada’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the OECD

Danielle Thibault
Deputy Permanent Representative/ Minister Counsellor

  • Mission Management, Executive Committee, External Relations Committee. 

Douglas Forsythe
Counsellor

  • Energy, environment and OECD budget issues.

Karen Garner
Counsellor

  • Development

Maxime Lavoie
Counsellor

  • Economics, financial and fiscal affairs.

Cameron Jelinski
Counsellor

  • Labour and social affairs, governance and territorial development.

John Drummond
Counsellor

  • Trade, agriculture and science, technology and industry.

Louise Desmarais
Ambassador’s assistant

Léo-Paul Richard
Administrative Officer

Ashleigh Searle
Programme Officer

  • Council and delegation communications.

Marie-France Chouinard
Programme Officer

  • Education, Statistics, Research & Analysis, High-level Visits

Caroline Gagnon
Documentalist

Pascale Forestier
Receptionist, EMS, Documentalist