Together, building hope

Discover the proud builders of hope who help us to create positive and sustainable change for mental illness.

The members of our Board of Trustees are proud builders of hope whose ambition is to forever change the face of mental health in Quebec. Their work drives lasting and sustainable change for all those who suffer from mental illness.

Laura Fish

President and Chief Executive Officer

“I am proud to contribute to the exceptional story being written within these walls. Even more importantly, I am confident that the advancements made by the Douglas team will forever change the face of mental illness. We know where we need to go, but we need your help to get there. Support the Douglas Foundation and help us to build hope for everyone who is suffering.”

Maude Leblond

Chair of the Board of Trustees

“I feel privileged to be able to contribute to the growth of the Douglas Foundation and to ensure the sustainability of the programs and services offered at the Douglas Institute to continue to develop the international prestige of this organization. I admire the dedication of the Douglas team in finding solutions to better treat mental illness and build hope for all who suffer. Together, let’s change the future of mental health.”


Philippe Adam
Chief Executive Officer, Pomerleau
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Jessi Carrier
Vice-President, Colliers Hotels
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Caroline Côté
Vice-President, Funds, Private Markets, CDPQ
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Valérie Durand
Head of IR and Corporate Sustainability, Air Canada
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Philippe Fortier
Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, WSP
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Isabelle Garon
Senior Vice President Marketing, Communications, Cooperation and Office of the President, Desjardins
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Marc Giguère
Partner, DHR Global
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Jean-Nicolas Guillemette
Chief Operations Officer, Dialogue
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Najia Hachimi-Idrissi
Associate President and CEO, Integrated Operations Management, IUHSSC Montreal West Island
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Carl Magnan
Audit and Assurance Partner, Deloitte
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Brett Miller
CEO, Canderel
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Véronique Talbot
Managing Director, Energy Infrastructure, Power Sustainable
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Maxime Turcotte
Partner, Stikeman Elliott LLP
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Dr. Gustavo Turecki
Ph.D, Scientific Director of the Douglas Research Centre and Chief of Psychiatry, IUHSSC Montreal West Island
Roxanne Williams
Vice-President Corporate Finance & Treasurer, Agropur
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Natacha Zénié
Senior Manager – Head of Investment Operations and Sustainable Investing, CN Investment Division
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