Our leaders are one of the many reason for our success. From hiring the right people, to demonstrating through their actions our values, we are proud of our leadership team.
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Board of directors
MR. MICHAEL BOLS
Mr. Bols has operated a Jersey-style dairy farm in the Russell area since 1984. Over the years he has been the leader of several farm organizations both regional and provincial. He has been a member of Coop Embrun since 1984. He was first elected to the board of directors in 2011. Over the years he has held the positions of director and chairman of the board.
MR. ÉTIENNE SEGUIN
Mr. Séguin operates a 4th generation family dairy farm in the St-Pascal region. In addition to this, there are field crops and a maple grove with 1,100 taps. He has been a member of Embrun Co-op since 1987 and was elected as a director in 2017. He has held the position of Vice-Chairman since 2020.
MS. CAROLINE ROLLIN
Ms. Rollin operates a dairy and field crops farm in the Sarsfield area. The Rollin family has been a member of Embrun Co-op since 1983 while Ms. Rollin has been on the board of directors for 1 year. Before becoming a director, Ms. Rollin was a recipient of the Embrun Co-op bursary in honor of Jonathan Bergeron.
MR. ALDÉRIC LAFLÈCHE
Mr. Laflèche operates a dairy farm in St-Albert which bears the name Ferme Dlasept. He has been a member since 2013 and was elected director of Embrun Co-op in 2019 after participating in the cooperative's "Young Producer" program.
MR. ÉRIC PATENAUDE
Éric Patenaude is a member of Coop Embrun via Henderson's Meats, a slaughterhouse located in Chesterville that he manages with pride and in accordance with the highest industry standards. Éric is also heavily involved in the daily management of Ferme Gillette Inc., for which he is a fifth-generation partner. He joined our board of directors as a director in December 2022.
MS. MARIA NYENTAP
Maria Myentap is co-owner of Marvellane Farms Ltd. located in Russell. A member of Embrun Co-op since 1993, she joined the board of directors for the first time in 2013. Over the years, Maria has held the positions of director, secretary, and vice-president. Maria is dedicated to the success of her cooperative and its members, consistently demonstrating her commitment to agriculture and the community.
MS. RACHEL PATENAUDE
Rachel Patenaude is a fifth-generation partner at Gillette Farm located in Embrun. She co-manages the family business, which is known for its genetics in both the dairy and cattle sectors. The farm has been a member of Embrun Co-op since 1970. Rachel holds a degree in Agricultural Management and Technology from McGill University.
Chief Executive Office &
Grain Elevator Division Director
Chief Financial Officer &
Administration Division Director
Independent Division Director
Director of Operations, Feed Division Director
RONA Division Director
Energy Division Director
AGTREK Division Director
Director of Operations, Crops & Grain Elevators
Sales Director, Crops
Human Resources and Health & Safety Specialist