Review of Ontario's labour market related postsecondary credential mix Final Report

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June 2015

SRDC Board of Directors

Richard A. Wagner
Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Maria David-Evans
IPAC Immediate Past President and
Former Deputy Minister, Government of Alberta

Robert Flynn
Emeritus professor, School of Psychology,
University of Ottawa

John Helliwell
Co-director, program on Social Interactions, Identity and Well-Being, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research

Suzanne Herbert
Former Deputy Minister, Government of Ontario

Guy Lacroix, Ph. D.
Professor of Economics, Université Laval

Renée F. Lyons, Ph. D.
Founding Chair and Scientific Director Emeritus, Bridgepoint Collaboratory for Research and Innovation, University of Toronto

Sharon Manson Singer
Former President, Canadian Policy Research Networks

Jim Mitchell
Founding partner of Sussex Circle

SRDC President and CEO

Jean-Pierre Voyer

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