Mr. Pruneau joined the board in June 2014 and is and a member of the Governance and Nominating Committee.
He has been employed with Health Canada since 1992. Jean is a policy generalist who contributed to various policy issues such as IM/IT planning, tobacco regulations, drinking water safety, privacy, electronic health records, rural health, mental health, family violence, trade, intellectual property, etc., in various policy capacity (analyst, advisor, manager and executive) including working as a Senior Advisor to Deputy Ministers. Previously to joining the civil service, Mr Pruneau spent eight years in the Canadian Armed Forces as an Aerospace Engineer Officer.
He is currently the Executive Director for the Office of Pharmaceutical Management Strategies, Strategic Policy Branch, Health Canada. Mr. Pruneau holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science Information Systems from the Royal Military College St-Jean and an MBA from Queen's University. In his spare time, Jean plays hockey and trains for triathlons.
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