Member of the Order of Canada
- Awarded on: November 18, 2016
- Invested on: November 17, 2017
Louise Champoux-Paillé, C.M., C.Q.
Louise Champoux-Paillé is renowned for her commitment to good governance. A distinguished administrator, she has broken ground by holding strategic positions never before held by women, notably with the Ordre des administrateurs agréés du Québec and the Bureau des services financiers. She is a tireless champion of women’s participation in governance and is an inspiration to the next generation by her example, through her research and as a mentor. Numerous charities and organizations are better for her administrative rigour and deep commitment to the community, notably in the areas of shareholder rights and museology.