Staff Directory

Jacqueline Rigg

Chief Executive Officer
Tel.: 613.995.6127



Ilona Rehberg

Chief of Operations

Responsible for finance, procurement, contract
negotiation, human resources, information technology.
Support the CEO in fulfilling the mandate.

Tel.: 613.995.5427

Johanne LeBlanc

Senior Advisor for Executives

Provides confidential advice to public service executives across the country and abroad. Also refers executives to specialized services, as required.

Tel.: 613.992.5592

Christopher Boyle

APEX Executive

Responsible for the onboarding of APEX members, relationships with event sponsors, and the membership discount program.

Tel.: 613.995.5443

Natalie Jones

APEX Executive



Tel.: 613.995.5432

William LeDuc

APEX Executive

Responsible for internal governance, support to the board of directors and various committees, and strategic planning.

Tel.: 613.995.5458

Lawrence (Larry) E. Menard

APEX Executive

Conducts research and offers guidance and advice on human resources.

Tel.: 613.943.3264

Maria Pagliarello

APEX Executive
Learning, Networking and Development Programming

Responsible for working with partners to leverage relationships and optimize learning, networking and developmental opportunities as aligned with APEX mandate for Executives. Includes APEX Awards of Excellence and of the Ceremony of Recognition of Entry to the Executive Ranks.

Tel.: 613.943.5865

Janet Wong

APEX Executive
Leadership Symposium 2020

Responsible for the planning and organization of the APEX 2020 Leadership Symposium.


Tel.: 613.943.3265

Lynda Noel

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Responsible for the administrative functions in support of the CEO and for maintaining the membership database.

Tel.: 613.943.8915

Line Larose

Finance & Membership Coordinator

Responsible for financial management and event logistics planning.

Tel.: 613.943.3263

Alexandre Sincennes-Dufresne

IT Manager, Events Coordinator & Webmaster

Responsible for information technology,
website and events.

Tel.: 613.995.4075

Zoé Bietlot

Administrative Assistant & Receptionist

Responsible for the administration of APEX membership files and of the reception.

Tel.: 613.995.6252

Paul J. Choquette

Corporation Security Officer (CSO)

Tel.: 613.944.6018