Chair Al MacKay
Established in 2011, the Alumni Network provides a formal platform for former Vanier Institute board members and Executive Emeritus to remain engaged in the work of the Institute. This network currently has 25 members and connects through an alumni web portal on the Institute’s website and through regular teleconference calls.
Co-Chairs: Norma Tombari, Director, Global Diversity, Human Resources at RBC and Marcia Buchholz, Associate Vice-President, Human Resources at the University of Calgary
The Canadian Work-Life Leadership Circle and the Canadian Work-Life Network include forums for discussion, a clearinghouse for work–life research and a knowledge-sharing resource for individuals and organizations interested or involved in work–life and work–family.
Currently under development, the Family Researchers Network brings together academics and researchers involved or interested in families in Canada, family life and family policy. A web portal is being created to facilitate knowledge sharing, knowledge mobilization and community building among members.