The REA Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Joëlle R. Chiasson to the Board of Directors of the REA Foundation. With eight years’ experience in law and public affairs, Ms Chiasson has contributed to the success of various private and public initiatives, big and small. A graduate of law from Université de Sherbrooke and an accredited mediator, Ms Chiasson is lead advisor, legal and governmental affairs, at Éco Entreprises Québec (ÉEQ). Being actively involved has always been a part of her life, including her role as political advisor in the office of the Minister of the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change, and her involvement with the Quebec Association of Environmental Auditing, Environnement Jeunesse and YWCA Québec, among many others. Ms Chiasson will sit on the Board’s Communications Committee and is committed to fundraising and enhancing the profile of the REA Foundation.