Chief Executive Officer
As CEO Lynne provides leadership to the company’s various service lines and teams. She ensures the team knows the direction and vision for the company, putting in place the processes and resources to successfully execute the company’s strategic plans as directed by the Board of Directors. She is chief communicator for the company with government, partners, industry and other stakeholders, and ensures the corporate core values are infused in all the work Perennia does to move the company and its clients forward.
Lynne’s previous positions have included Director of Communications for the Nova Scotia Department of Education, Manager of Communications for the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Senior Communications Officer/Speechwriter for Saskatchewan Justice.
She was marketing, media and programme director for Agrifest in 2004 and 2006 and is plays a key role in developing the programming schedule for workshops and events at Perennia, as well as developing the corporate evaluation/feedback process.
Lynne has a Journalism degree from Carleton University, an Executive Certificate in Marketing from St. Mary’s University, a Certificate in Adult Education from Dalhousie University and a Certificate in Marketing Strategy from Cornell University.