Board of directors

The Lactanet Board of Directors may have up to 11 members. 

Six of these members are appointed by the organizations that provide herd management/milk recording or centre of expertise services, while one person is appointed by each of the following three stakeholders: Dairy Farmers of Canada, breed associations and Semex. 

The Board may also have up to two external members, recommended for their particular expertise.

BARBARA PAQUET

CHAIR

Valacta & CDN
Producer from Saint-Côme-Linière, QC

MATT FLAMAN

VICE-CHAIR

CanWest DHI
Producer from Vibank, SK

YVON BOUCHER

DIRECTOR

Valacta
Producer from Saint-Césaire, QC

GILLES CÔTÉ

DIRECTOR

Holstein Canada
Producer from Saint-Bruno, QC

ED FRIESEN

DIRECTOR

External member
Producer from Kleefeld, MB

HARM KELLY

DIRECTOR

CanWest DHI
Producer from Dunnville, ON

PIERRE LAMPRON

DIRECTOR

Valacta
Producer from Saint-Boniface, QC

TOM PASCO

DIRECTOR

Semex Alliance
Producer from Williamstown, ON

GERT SCHRIJVER

DIRECTOR

Les Producteurs laitiers du Canada
Producer from Stettler, AB

KORB WHALE

DIRECTOR

CanWest DHI
Producer from Alma, ON

FRIDO HAMOEN

DIRECTOR

External member