Permanent staff


  • Jacques Brodeur, director
  • Simon Joly, special advisor

Administrative staff – University of Montreal

  • Lucie Campeau, coordinator
  • Anne-Marie Gagné, secretary

Administrative staff – IRBV (NPO)

  • Nathalie Bissonnette, accountant and administrative assistant

Biodiversity Centre

  • Anne Bruneau, scientific director

Technical staff

  • Dave Smith, lab and workshop assistant

Members of the board of directors

Corporate Members

Université de Montréal representatives City of Montreal representatives

Daniel Boisclair
Director – Department of Biological Sciences

Frédéric Bouchard
Dean – Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Marie-Josée Hébert
Vice-rector – VRRDCI

Michel Labrecque
Head of the Division of Research and Scientific Development – Montreal Botanical Garden, Space for life

Normand Lapointe
Director, adjunct to the general director

René Pronovost
Director – Montreal Botanical Garden, Space for life

Other members of the board of directors

Jacques Brodeur
Director – IRBV

Anne Bruneau
Professor and researcher – IRBV

Jean Carpentier
Vice-president – Pétromont Inc.

Yves Gauthier
Associate – Canadian Audit and Accountability Foundation

Simon Joly
Special advisor to the director – IRBV

Pierre B. Meunier
Lawyer – Fasken Martineau Law Firm

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