MONTREAL, June 15, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Daniel Lebel, Eng., PMP, President, Maninge Groupe-Conseil, was elected to the office of President of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ) at the Annual General Meeting of OIQ members on Thursday, June 14 in Montréal. This is the first two-year term as President for Daniel Lebel who has been a member of the OIQ's Board of Directors since 2009 and held the position of Vice President of Public Affairs on the Executive Committee since 2010.
The other members of the 2012-2013 Executive Committee are:
- Stéphane Bilodeau, Eng., President, Groupe Énerstat Inc., elected as Vice President of Public Affairs;
- Martin Lapointe, Eng., Consultant, elected to the Executive Committee as Vice President of Finance and Treasurer;
- Eric Potvin, Eng., Teacher and Project and Business Development Manager, Cégep de Jonquière, re-elected to the Executive Committee as its Vice President as well as Vice President of Professional Affairs;
- Richard Talbot, re-elected to the Executive Committee as public representative appointed by the Office des professions du Québec.
The Executive Committee will be supported in its duties by the other elected and appointed members of the Board of Directors. They are:
Sylvain Blanchette, public representative appointed by the Office des professions du Québec; Pierre J. Boucher, Eng.; Maud Cohen, Eng., outgoing President; Michaël Côté, Eng., Project Manager, Groupe Qualitas; Donald Desrosiers, Eng., Director, Buildings and Parks Division, Ville de Québec; Stéphanie Duchesne, Eng., Project Engineering, Kraft Canada Inc.; Luc Fortin, Eng., Assistant Facility Manager Abitibi, Southwest Transportation Division, Hydro-Québec; Robert Fournier. Eng., Distribution Engineer, Hydro-Québec; Zaki Ghavitian, Eng., Manager, Project Control, Installations - SEBJ Division, Hydro-Québec; François P. Granger, Eng., Belmonte Léger and Associates, consulting group; Lise Lambert, public representative appointed by the Office des professions du Québec; Guy Levesque, R.N., public representative appointed by the Office des professions du Québec; Claude Martineau, Eng., Plant and Process Engineer, Wastewater Treatment Station, City of Montréal; Nadine Pelletier, Eng., McKesson Canada, Six Sigma; Christian Richard, Eng., Ubitrak Inc.; Anne-Marie Tremblay, Eng., Quality Assurance and Traffic Management Sector, Project Department, Chaudière-Appalaches Division, Transports Québec; Isabelle Tremblay, Eng., Space Systems Engineer, Canadian Space Agency; Chantal Turgeon, Eng., Hydro-Québec - Major Customers; Sid Zerbo, Eng., President Royal Systems.
The Board of Directors of the OIQ is made up of 20 engineers elected by members and 4 public representatives appointed by the Office des professions du Québec.
About the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec
Founded in 1920, the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec has a membership of more than 62,000 engineering professionals in all fields, except forest engineering. The mission of the OIQ is to ensure the protection of the public by supervising the practice of the profession within the framework of its constituent law and by-laws as well as ensuring that the profession serves the public interest. For more information, go to http://www.oiq.qc.ca.
For further information:
Communications and Public Affairs Department
Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec
Telephone: 514 845-6141 or 1 800 461-6141, extension 3253