Melanie Brunet

Director of Strategic Initiatives (appointed)

Melanie Brunet CPA, CGA

melanie.l.brunet@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Melanie Brunet has been volunteering with fmi*igf since 2008, on the PDweek committee. She served as a member of the Human Dimension stream for 6 years, 4 years as stream lead, became Vice-Chair of PD Week 2014 and Chair of PD Week 2015. Following her tenure as Chair, Melanie has been on the Communication Workshop team.

Over her 20 years working for the Federal Government, Melanie has held various positions in numerous departments, including Statistics Canada, Canada Revenue Agency, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Employment and Social Development Canada and Public Works and Government Services Canada. She has been with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans for 8 years and currently holds the position of Chief, Business Planning and Corporation Reporting, in the Budget Planning Branch in the Chief Financial Officer Sector.

Melanie received her CPA, CGA designation in 2006 and holds a Bachelor of Accounting from l’Université du Québec en Outaouais.