Executive Director, Standards & Certification and Head of the
FP Canada Standards Council™
Moderator, Ethics Session – Thursday, November 19
Damienne Lebrun-Reid is responsible for the development, maintenance and enforcement of professional standards at FP Canada™.
Damienne leads FP Canada’s certification program and requirements for QAFP™ professionals and CFP® professionals, overseeing certification and examination requirements, policies, competencies and guidance to ensure that FP Canada certificants live up to the professional standards expected of them. Damienne also leads FP Canada’s complaint and enforcement process.
Damienne began her career as a lawyer in private practice, gaining extensive experience in the areas of civil fraud, securities litigation, health law, and corporate commercial litigation before transitioning into professional governance and regulation. Damienne was Investigation Counsel at the Law Society of Upper Canada before joining FP Canada in 2014.
Named one of Wealth Professional’s 2017 Women of Influence, Damienne is a volunteer member of the Human Resources Professional Association Review Committee; FP Canada’s representative member on the Investigations, Discipline and Enforcement Association; a member of the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators; and the Secretary of the Advocates’ Society Regulatory and Administrative Law Practice Group.