Vice-President, Quebec Johanne LamanqueWith over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, Johanne has held various positions, including General Manager, Regroupement des cabinets de courtage d’assurance du Québec (RCCAQ) and Vice-President, Business Development and Corporate Secretary, Groupe Ultima.Upon joining Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) in 2010 as Vice-President, Quebec, she oversees IBC’s activities in Quebec, including issues management and government, media, consumer and member relations.A member of the Quebec Bar, Johanne has a law degree from the Université de Montréal and a master of science in management from HEC Montréal.She sits on the Board of Directors for the Coalition pour la promotion des professions de l’industrie de l’assurance, and for the Literacy Foundation. She was awarded the 2012 Mildred Jones Award for Insurance Woman of the Year by the Montreal Association of Insurance Women (MAIW) for distinguishing herself through her professionalism and involvement in the insurance industry. Related ServicesPresident and CEOAppointed IBC’s President and CEO in 2009, Don Forgeron has a successful track record of more than 24 years in the property and casualty insurance industry. He has a strong foundation in the public and private sectors, having worked for Alberta’s Department of Environment and the National Research Council in Nova Scotia early in his career.Chief Strategy OfficerCelyeste has an extensive background in public affairs and public policy across all sectors. As Chief Strategy Officer, she leads the strategic planning development process for IBC with a focus on advancing priorities and initiatives that are pan-Canadian in nature. Vice-President, OntarioKim has over 30 years of public policy and government relations experience. Prior to joining IBC in 2015, she worked as a senior consultant for the last 13 years, developing and executing public affairs strategies, and navigating the complexities of the provincial government on behalf of clients.Vice-President, Federal Affairs, OttawaCraig brings extensive policy and government relations experience in the public, private and non-profit sectors. He has held numerous senior positions within the federal government, directed the Ottawa Bureau of World Wildlife Fund Canada and, most recently, handled Canadian Federal Affairs for the multinational pharmaceutical company, GlaxoSmithKline.Vice-President, WesternAs Vice-President for Insurance Bureau of Canada’s Western region, Aaron directs all of its government relations activities in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. He is responsible for eliciting positive change and sound public policy on key priorities and member companies’ concerns on strategic property and casualty insurance industry objectives.Vice-President, AtlanticA former communications professional with a talent for consensus-building and government relations, Amanda brings more than 12 years of experience to her role as Vice-President, Atlantic for Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC). Useful LinksContact UsIBC has consumer information centres in each of its regional offices to address your specific questions. If IBC’s information officers do not know the answers to your questions, they will direct you to someone who does.Media ReleasesRead some of our recent news releases. Each year, IBC responds to more than 700 requests from the media for information and interviews. IBC works to increase Canadians’ understanding of the home, auto and business insurance industry.EventsIBC events give IBC – and our industry – an opportunity to share expertise and insights about national and regional insurance imperatives that affect the lives of Canadians. Learn more about upcoming events across Canada.