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Curling Canada
Ottawa, ON



Mrs. Hélène Paquet-Young, M.A. CPA CMA

CFO and Executive Director, Corporate Services,
Curling Canada


As a  CPA, I have been working in the charity, international development and humanitarian sector most of my career. Risk Management was mostly about ERM,  aid diversion and crisis management!

I now work as Director, Corporate Servivces for The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences promotes research and teaching for the advancement of an inclusive, democratic and prosperous society. With a membership now comprising over 160 universities, colleges and scholarly associations, the Federation represents a diverse community of 91,000 researchers and graduate students across Canada. The Federation organizes Canada’s largest academic gathering, the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, bringing together more than 8,000 participants each year. 


Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
M.A. Public Administration, 2007
International Development

University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
B.Comm, 1984
Hotel & Food Administration

Job History

The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences
Director, Corporate Services
Ottawa, ON, Canada
February 2021 - present

Canadian Nurses Protective Society
Director, Finance
Ottawa, ON, Canada
December 2019 - November 2020

Oxfam International
Risk & Accountability Manager
Oxford, United Kingdom
January 2017 - February 2019

Oxfam Canada
Director, Organizational Services
May 2007 - July 2016