Interim Chief Executive Officer
As Assistant Director of Operations (ADO) of CSIS, was strategically responsible for the leadership of all national operational programs. Over 29 years of experience, including 6 years serving Board of Directors. Established an international reputation as a decisive leader skilled in enlisting the diverse support critical to driving successful business results. A high-performing and enthusiastic executive who has proven to be creative and resourceful in motivating teams to adapt to rapidly changing priorities.
A proven leader, able to attract, motivate and mentor highly functioning middle managers as well as encouraging the implementation of innovative programs to achieve results exceeding client delivery expectations. A skilled communicator, excelled in public and discreet collaboration with stakeholders at the political level, in government, law enforcement and with diverse ethnic community interlocutors.
Led a significant workforce while administering and balancing multi-million dollar budgets over sustained periods.