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Our National Office provides support to both members and individuals interested in joining the Institute, as well as the Board of Directors, Committee for Canada, and Committees of the Board of Directors.



View our National Office staff directory below.

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Staff is available by phone during normal business hours, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (ET) Monday-Friday.

Phone: 1-613-595-1151
Toll Free: 1-800-501-3440



Mailing Address

The Chartered Governance Institute of Canada
1568 Merivale Road, Suite 739
Ottawa, ON Canada K2G 5Y7

National Office Staff Directory


Patricia Thacker
Executive Director


Umeka Naidoo, EdD
Director of Education


Victoria Thacker
IQP Education Coordinator


Lorelei Labelle
Accounting Services

Member Services


Claire Barton
Member Services

DEAP Education Coordinator

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