Lauren Hunter Appointed Rideau Institute’s Director of Operations

I am very pleased to announce that Lauren Hunter has been appointed the Rideau Institute’s Director of Operations.

In her new role, Ms. Hunter will be responsible for the Institute’s many activities, including supporting its research and advocacy campaigns on key public policy issues. The Rideau Institute also supports the campaigns and programs of Canada’s leading non-profit organizations and trade unions, and Ms. Hunter will play a key role in meeting the needs of our clients.

Lauren Hunter joined the Rideau Institute in 2008. She is a graduate of Carleton University’s Arthur Kroeger College of Public Affairs and Policy Management.

Steven Staples
President

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