The SCPA Community




These alumni are graduates of our undergraduate program in Community, Public Affairs and Policy Studies. To add your name to this growing list, please contact Perry Calce at (514) 848-2424, ext. 2579, or e-mail him at

Some of our graduates include:


Alexandra Rivard-Fradette, is completing an M.A in project Management at Univesité du Québec à Montréal


Ryan Schwartz, is studying law at McGill


Diana Leopardi, is studying law at Université de Montréal


Phoebe Baumgarten, is working in the Legal, Economic and Social Affairs Section of the Permanent Mission of Canada to the United Nations


Desmond Bliek, Urban planner in Vancouver


Alexa Conradi, is President of QuebecWomen’s Federation

Alexis   Deschenes, is a journalist with TVA in Montreal

Elsa Beaulieu, PhD candidate, Institute for Feminist Studies and Research, UQAM

Michel Eric Corneau, Nunatta Dean at Nunavut Arctic College, President of the Association des Francophones du Nunavut


Ilona Dougherty, is Executive Director of Apathy is Boring


Eric Hébert-Daly, is National Executive Director, The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS)


Catherine Paradis, is working for CBC Radio in Toronto


Danny Jetté, is Research Officer with Indian and Northern Affairs


Elizabeth Ballasteros, is Director of Community Economic Development for the YMCA


Daphne Weatherby, is Senior Account Coordinator with Edelman Canada

Helene Buzzetti, is a Journalist at Le Devoir


Andrew McIntosh, is a senior writer at The Sacramento Bee in Northern California.

Annie Prigge, is Public Affairs Officer Asia Pacific Regional Planning and Coordination Unit (PNSP)


Timothy Gardiner, is Director, Policy and Programs Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency in Ottawa


Rosalind Raddatz, is Director of Communications for the Canadian Mental Health Association in Vancouver, B.C.


Mario Dumont, is host of Dumont 360 and former leader of L’Action Democratique du Québec

Désirée McGraw, is Executive Director, Jeanne Sauvé Foundation


Rosa Diaz, is working as a social worker


Joseph Mastrogiuseppe, is a lawyer with Byers Casgrain in Montreal

Theodora Samiotis, is a City Counselor in Westmount


Michel Desroches, is now working as an urban planner for the City of Vancouver

Robert Valdmanis, is Director, Communications and External Relations at Rio-Tinto Alcan

Bill Varvaris, is Executive Director of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Tokyo Japan


Anne Cyr, is Manager Communications for TV-5 in Montreal

John Moore, is host, The John Moore Show, Newstalk 1010, CFRB Toronto


Maria Calderone, is City Councillor for the Rivière-des-Prairies district.

Pamela Nalewajek, Marketing Manager, Business Development at Saputo


Ron Charles, is a Reporter for CBC television in Toronto

Christopher Mostovac, is now a tax litigator with the law firm of Starnino Mostovac

Randy Orr, is Development Officer for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Clement Srour, is a Trade Commissioner in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade

Genevieve Morin, Chief Financial Officer, Fondaction CSN

Frank Bradley, is Vice President at the Canadian Electrical Association

Michael Di Grappa, Vice-Principal, Administration and Finance at McGill University


Dr. Herminio Teixeira, teaches Political Science at Nipissing University


Michel Girard, is Director of the International Affairs Division of the Climate Change Bureau of Environment Canada

Glen Murray, is the Chief Executive Officer and president of the Canadian Urban Institute


Dr. Dorothy W. Williams, Historian, Author, Program Director, Black Community Resource Centre

Jean-Charles Robillard-Consultant in Communications

Rosa Venuta, Senior Advisor for Citizen and Patient Engagement at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)


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