COO appointed to Canadian Grain Commission
By Top Crop Manager
Jocelyn Beaudette will be appointed as the new Chief Operating Officer of the Canadian Grain Commission as of June 19, 2017, reporting to Chief Commissioner, Patti Miller. The current Chief Operating Officer, Gord Miles, retires at the end of June.
During her 26 years with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Beaudette has acquired a wide range of skills and experience working with the agriculture industry in the areas of marketing and trade, strategic policy and program delivery. She has formed and enhanced strong collaborative partnerships with various levels of government and industry stakeholders.
Most recently, as Director General of Farm Income Programs Directorate, Beaudette managed the delivery of national programs from a regional base, including the recent Canadian Wheat Board Transition Costs Program.