Jeffrey L. Orridge, a graduate of Harvard Law School and Amherst College, is a highly regarded corporate and community leader with global experience building teams, brands, and businesses with sports, entertainment, media, technology, consumer products and non-profit organizations in the U.S. and Canada.
Jim Leech retired in 2014 as President and CEO of the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, one of the world’s largest and most innovative pension funds. During his tenure as CEO, Teachers’ was ranked first in the world for investment returns and customer service.
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The Right Honourable David Johnston was the 28th governor general of Canada, from October 1, 2010, to October 2, 2017.
Mr. Johnston was born in Copper Cliff, near Sudbury, Ontario, the son of a local hardware store manager. He graduated from Harvard University in 1963 with a bachelor’s degree in government and international relations and went on to study law at Cambridge University and Queen’s University, receiving bachelor of law degrees from both institutions.
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A widely respected journalist, Peter Mansbridge was the face of CBC News for nearly 30 years. As the chief correspondent and lead anchor of The National from 1988 to 2017, he won 12 Gemini Awards for broadcast excellence, including the Gordon Sinclair Award for best overall broadcast journalist in 1990 and 1998. His other honours include two Canadian Screen Awards, numerous honorary degrees and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association.
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Welcome! ExploreSesqui invites educators and students to engage with Horizon, a 360° film produced by SESQUI Inc. The film takes viewers on a cross-country adventure, exploring Canada’s stunning natural environment and highlighting Canadians from all walks of life. We hope that multiple viewings will not only leave you in awe of our country’s beauty and diversity, but lead to new understandings and yield fresh insights about the place we call home. We hope you’ll enjoy it!
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Eric Maldoff is currently a partner at Lapointe Rosenstein Marchand Melancon in Montreal. He obtained his LL.B., B.C.L. and BA from McGill University, and was called to the bar in 1976. Mr. Maldoff has served as an advisor to the Government of Québec on issues of health and to the Government of Canada on constitutional, health and human resources matters. He was the founding chair of Canada Health Infoway and Vice-Chair of the Interim Governing Council, which created the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Mr.
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Gary Doer was the 23rd Canadian Ambassador to the United States and former Premier of Manitoba.
Mr. Doer won three consecutive elections as Premier of Manitoba. In 2005, he was named by Business Week magazine as one of the top 20 international leaders on climate change. His government introduced balanced budgets during each of his ten years in office. As Premier, he led strategic investments in health care, education and infrastructure.
Mr. Kierans is a Deputy Chair of the Lunenfeld Tanenbaum Research Institute at Mount Sinai Hospital, one of the world’s leading centres in biomedical research. He served on the Selection Board Review Committees for the Canada Excellence Research Chairs Program and the Vanier and Banting Canada Graduate Scholarship Programs. Mr.