Throughout her career, Joanne has focused on building, managing and guiding multi-stakeholder financial services organizations. She recently retired as President of the Investment Funds Institute, and has held a number of executive positions, including President & CEO of Credit Union Central of Canada, Mondex Canada, and Interac. She has served on a number of financial services, public sector and not-for-profit Boards and is currently a member of the National News Council. Developing and delivering financial literacy programs and information has been a constant through all of her endeavours. Joanne holds a Master’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Western Ontario.