FORA.tv Speaker - Pamela Wallin
The Honorable Pamela Wallin, O.C., S.O.M., was appointed to the Senate of Canada on December 22, 2008. She serves on the Senateâ€™s prestigious Foreign Affairs & International Trade Committee and is deputy chair of the Defence & National Security Committee. Senator Wallin is also the chancellor of the University of Guelph. She serves on several corporate boards, including CTVglobemedia, Gluskin Sheff & Associates, Oilsands Quest, and Porter Airlines. Senator Wallin is also a member of a special advisory board for BMO Harris Bank. She is an officer of the Order of Canada, Canadaâ€™s highest civilian honor. She also served, at the request of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, on the special independent panel on Canadaâ€™s future role in Afghanistan. Senator Wellin was consul general of Canada in New York from 2002 to 2006. She continues her work as the senior advisor on Canada-U.S. relations at the Americas Society and the Council of the Americas in New York.
11.20.09 | 01:25:12 min
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