Françoise Lyon appointed Chair and Anne-Marie Applin appointed Vice-Chair of the National Gallery of Canada’s Board of Trustees
December 22, 2017
The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) is pleased to welcome Ms. Françoise Lyon as the new Chair and Ms. Anne-Marie Applin as the new Vice Chair of its Board of Trustees. These Order-in-Council appointments were recently announced by the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage. For more information about these appointments, please consult the Minister’s media release, which may be accessed through the following link:
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