Margaret Catley-Carlson

Order of Canada

Margaret Catley-Carlson operates at the board level in support of improved water resource management and the twin issues of agricultural productivity and rural development. She is Chair of the Foresight Advisory Committee for Group Suez Environment, a board member of the UN Secretary General’s Advisory Board on Water, and several other public and private international organizations. She was also the President of CIDA, the Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF, and the Deputy Minister of Health and Welfare, Canada. She holds eleven honorary degrees and became an Officer of the Order of Canada in 2002.