Committees

Committees

Committees assist Livres Canada Books’ Board of Directors by lending their expertise to focus on specific areas of service.

Executive and Finance Committee

The Executive and Finance Committee is responsible for providing guidance and decisions regarding strategic direction and financial matters, including internal controls, independent audit, and financial analysis.

Chair
Semareh Al-Hillal

Vice-Chair
Carole Boutin

Vice-Chair
Patrick Poirier

Secretary-Treasurer
Noah Genner

Export Expertise Committee

The Export Expertise Committee helps the Board of Directors fulfill its oversight function by monitoring trends and issues in the export of Canadian books to foreign markets.

Chair
Carole Boutin

Members
Prune Lieutier
Philip Cercone

Nominating and Governance Committee

The Nominating and Governance Committee recommends nominees for election to the Board of Directors at each annual general meeting or to fill vacancies on the Board and makes recommendations to the Board with respect to corporate governance practices.

Chair
Semareh Al-Hillal

Members
Patrick Poirier
Lisa Quinn

Business Plan Committee

The Committee was created to develop a new business plan for 2021-2023 that will effectively meet the needs of Canadian publishers-exporters and the constantly changing book industry.

Chair
Philip Cercone

Members
Lisa Quinn
Frédéric Brisson
Noah Genner

Frankfurt 2021 Committee

Chair
Sophane Beaudin-Quintin

Members
Margie Wolfe
Mariève Talbot
Marc Laberge