Ottawa, Ontario
2 March 2016

Education

Ph.D (History), University of Edinburgh

Master of Arts (International Affairs), Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University

Bachelor of Arts (English and History), Wilfrid Laurier University

Professional Experience

Since January 2015
Senior Associate Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and G-7 Sherpa

2012 - 2015
Associate Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and G-7 Sherpa

2008 - 2012
Ambassador of Canada to the Federal Republic of Germany

2005 - 2008
Assistant Deputy Minister for the Americas, North America and Consular Affairs, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

2001 - 2004
Minister, Political and Public Affairs, Canadian Embassy, Washington, D.C.

1997 - 2001
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the Organization of American States (OAS), Washington, D.C.

1981 - 1997
Various positions with Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada