Our Leadership

Contact Info
Contact information for our leadership

Chairperson, Vice-Chairs and Commissioners

The CRTC’s senior roles are Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson of Broadcasting and Vice-Chairperson of Telecommunications. These are full-time positions. The Secretary General supports the CRTC’s operational activities and reports directly to the Chairperson. Under the Lobbying Act, the Chairperson, Vice-Chairpersons, Secretary General and Senior General Counsel are designated public office holders.

There can be up to 13 full-time Commissioners. All Commissioners are appointed by Cabinet.

Photo: Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer - Ian ScottView Bio: Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer - Ian Scott

Ian Scott

Chairperson and
Chief Executive Officer

Photo: Vice-Chairperson, Telecommunications - Christianne LaiznerView Bio: Vice-Chairperson, Telecommunications - Christianne Laizner

Christianne Laizner

Vice-Chairperson,
Telecommunications

Photo: Vice-Chairperson, Broadcasting - Dr. Caroline J. SimardView Bio: Vice-Chairperson, Broadcasting - Dr. Caroline J. Simard

Dr. Caroline J. Simard

Vice-Chairperson,
Broadcasting

Photo: Commissioner, Atlantic Region and Nunavut - Christopher MacDonaldView Bio: Commissioner, Atlantic Region and Nunavut - Christopher MacDonald

Christopher MacDonald

Commissioner,
Atlantic Region and Nunavut

Photo: Commissioner, Ontario - Monique LafontaineView Bio: Commissioner, Ontario - Monique Lafontaine

Monique Lafontaine

Commissioner,
Ontario

Photo: Commissioner, Manitoba and Saskatchewan - Joanne T. LevyView Bio: Commissioner, Manitoba and Saskatchewan - Joanne T. Levy

Joanne T. Levy

Commissioner,
Manitoba and Saskatchewan

Photo: Commissioner, Quebec - Yves DuprasView Bio: Commissioner, Quebec - Yves Dupras

Yves Dupras

Commissioner,
Quebec

Photo: Commissioner, Alberta and the Northwest Territories - Dr. Linda VennardView Bio: Commissioner, Alberta and the Northwest Territories - Dr. Linda Vennard

Dr. Linda Vennard

Commissioner, Alberta and
the Northwest Territories

Photo: Secretary General - Claude DoucetView Bio: Secretary General - Claude Doucet

Claude Doucet

Secretary General
 

Photo: Senior General Counsel - Stephen MillingtonView Bio: Secretary General - Stephen Millington

Stephen Millington

Senior General Counsel
 

Photo: Commissioner, British Columbia and Yukon - Vacant

Vacant

Commissioner,
British Columbia and Yukon

Senior Management

Reporting to the Chairperson are the Executive Directors of the Telecommunications and Broadcasting Sectors as well as the Chief of Consumer, Research and Communications and the Chief Compliance and Enforcement Officer. Under the Lobbying Act, the Chief of Consumer, Research and Communications is a designated public office holder.

Photo: Executive Director, Broadcasting - Scott Shortliffe

Scott Shortliffe

Executive Director,
Broadcasting

Photo: Chief Compliance and Enforcement Officer - Steven Harroun

Steven Harroun

Chief Compliance and Enforcement Officer
 

Photo: Chief of Consumer, Research and Communications - Scott Hutton

Scott Hutton

Chief of Consumer,
Research and Communications

Photo: Executive Director, Telecommunications - Chris Seidl

Chris Seidl

Executive Director,
Telecommunications

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