B.A., LL.B., LL.M., ACC
Mimi is actively engaged in her community and beyond. She is the Chair of The Rolling Barber – a local, not-for-profit charitable organization that offers grooming services to people experiencing homelessness in the streets of the National Capital Region. She is a founding member of Women for Mental Health of the Royal Ottawa Hospital. As a former host mom, Mimi now acts as a regional development and outreach ambassador for AFS Canada – a not-for-profit, international organization that promotes intercultural and educational youth exchange experiences around the world in an effort to create more just, peaceful, inclusive and interconnected societies globally. She has served on the Board of Directors for UNIFEM Canada being the United Nations Development Fund for Women. She has also served as Chair of the Board for NoStigmas.org Canada – a not-for-profit, international organization that aims to eliminate stigmas attributed to individuals whose lives are affected by mental illness and suicide. Mimi has been the Chair of the Governance and Risk Committee of the Board of Directors for the Ottawa Safety Council – a local, not-for-profit organization that promotes road and pedestrian safety.
Mimi loves coffee and chai lattes in the morning and bonfires at night. She loves to read, run, travel and laugh! She currently lives in Chelsea, Québec (Canada) where she enjoys the great Canadian outdoors with her husband & best friend Ryan, and 3 of their 6 active – and wickedly funny – kids!