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Order of Canada

Elizabeth Parr-Johnston, C.M., Ph.D., D.Litt.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Elizabeth Parr-Johnston, C.M., Ph.D., D.Litt. C.M. Chester Basin
Honour Appointment Investiture
Member of the Order of Canada May 3, 2007 February 22, 2008
For decades, Elizabeth Parr-Johnston has made important contributions to the educational and voluntary sectors in Canada. As president of two universities in Atlantic Canada, she was highly respected for creating increased opportunities for women, notably by mentoring female faculty and by making education more accessible to women. Her expertise and wise counsel have been sought by public, private and community boards, including those of the Canadian Millennium Scholarship Foundation, the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies and Symphony Nova Scotia. As head of her own consulting company, she continues to contribute to public policy development in Canada.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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