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Elizabeth Dowdeswell, O.C.

Elizabeth Dowdeswell is an executive whose career has spanned provincial, federal and international borders and transcended traditional disciplinary lines. She is currently the President and CEO of the Council of Canadian Academies and a management consultant. Ms. Dowdeswell serves as the chair of the board of directors of the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario and contributes in an advisory capacity to a number of Canadian and international not-for-profit organizations.