PM announces changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service

Ottawa, Ontario
8 April 2010

Leonard J. Edwards

Education

Master of History, University of Saskatchewan
Bachelor of History, University of Saskatchewan

Professional Experience

Since March 2007
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

2004-2007
Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food

2001 - 2004
Deputy Minister of International Trade

1998 - 2001
Ambassador of Canada to Japan

1994 - 1997
Assistant Deputy Minister, Asia and Pacific, then Assistant Deputy Minister, Trade and Economic Policy, Foreign Affairs and International Trade

1991 - 1994
Ambassador of Canada to the Republic of Korea

1988 - 1991
Director General, Corporate Management Bureau, Foreign Affairs and International Trade

1983 - 1988
Counsellor, Canadian Permanent Mission to the United Nations (Geneva), then Executive Director, Summits Management Office, Foreign Affairs and International Trade

1978 - 1983
Deputy Director, Pacific Division and Northeast Asia Division, then Deputy Chairman, Secretariat for Policy Planning, International Affairs, Foreign Affairs and International Trade

1973 - 1978
First Secretary and Consul, Ankara, then Political Officer, NATO Secretariat, Brussels, Foreign Affairs and International Trade

1971 - 1973
Permanent Representative, Hanoi, then Desk Officer, East Asia Division, Foreign Affairs and International Trade

1969 - 1971
Foreign Service Officer, International Affairs; then Legal Advisor, Saigon, Foreign Affairs and International Trade

Morris Rosenberg

Education

B.A., Economics and Political Science, McGill University
LL.L., Université de Montréal
LL.M., Harvard University

Professional Experience

Since December 2004
Deputy Minister of Health

1998 to 2004
Deputy Minister of Justice and Deputy Attorney General of Canada

1996 - 1998
Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet (Operations), Privy Council Office

1993 - 1996
Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet, Economic and Regional Development, Privy Council Office

1990 - 1993
Assistant Deputy Minister, Corporate Affairs and Legislative Policy, Consumer and Corporate Affairs Canada

1988 - 1990
Senior General Counsel, Legal Services, Trade Law Division, Department of Justice

1987 - 1988
Senior General Counsel, Legal Services, Consumer and Corporate Affairs, Department of Justice

1986 - 1987
General Counsel, Legal Services, Consumer and Corporate Affairs, Department of Justice

1979 - 1986
Counsel, Legal Services, Consumer and Corporate Affairs, Department of Justice

1977 - 1978
Associate, Mendelsohn, Rosentzveig, Shacter, Montreal

Glenda Yeates

Education

Master of Public Administration, Queen’s University
Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Political Science and History, Queen’s University

Professional Experience

Since May 2009
Associate Deputy Minister, Health Canada

2004 - 2009
President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Institute for Health Information

1999 - 2004
Deputy Minister of Health, Government of Saskatchewan

1997 - 1999
Deputy Minister of Social Services, Government of Saskatchewan

1990 - 1997
Associate Deputy Minister of Health, Government of Saskatchewan

1988 - 1990
Executive Director, Policy and Health Economics Branch, Saskatchewan Health, Government of Saskatchewan

1986 - 1988
Director of Budget Review, Saskatchewan Finance, Government of Saskatchewan

1981 -1986
Various positions, Saskatchewan Finance, Government of Saskatchewan

Paul Rochon

Education

Master of Economics, University of Toronto
Bachelor of History, McGill University

Professional Experience

Since 2009
Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch, Finance

2007 - 2009
Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch, Finance

2005 - 2007
Director General, Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch, Finance

2004 - 2005
Director, Fiscal Policy Division, Finance

2001 - 2004
Director, Intergovernmental Tax Policy, Research and Evaluation Division, Finance

1998 - 2001
Senior Chief, Revenue and Expenditure Analysis and Forecasting Section, Finance

1996 -1998
Chief, Expenditure Analysis and Forecasting Division, Finance

1990 - 1996
Various positions in Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch, Finance

1988 - 1990
Research Associate, Conference Board of Canada

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