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ONTARIO FRENCH-LANGUAGE EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AUTHORITY

Ministry
EDUCATION
URL
www.tfo.org
Address
21 COLLEGE ST, 6TH FLOOR
TORONTO
M5G2B3
Phone
416-968-3536
Fax
416-968-8203
Background
Ontario French-Language Educational Communications Authority Act, 2008, S.O. 2008, c. 10, ss. 2(1)
Function

The Authority's mandate is to provide a broad range of educational and cultural programs and services that reflect the dynamic and rich nature of French-speaking Ontario. The Authority governs TFO, the province's source for Franco-Ontarian educational and cultural multimedia products, and serves all those interested in knowledge, discovery and learning.

Membership

The members of the Authority form and are its board of directors. The Authority shall consist of nine members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council, one of whom shall be the Chair. The Lieutenant Governor in Council may designate one of the other members as Vice-Chair, and shall appoint a person other than a member of the Authority as the chief executive officer of the Authority.

Term

A member may be appointed to hold office for a term of up to five years and may be reappointed for further terms of up to five years each. The chief executive officer may be appointed to hold office for a term of up to five years and may be reappointed for further terms of up to five years each.

Meetings
Meetings of the Board shall be held at the call of the Chair, but in no case shall more than four months elapse between meetings of the board.
Remuneration
Appointees are remunerated according to Schedule A, Level 2 of the Agencies and Appointments Directive.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. CHAIR (PART-TIME) CAROLE BEAULIEU
05-Jan-2018 - 04-Jan-2021
TORONTO
2. MEMBER (PART-TIME) MICHEL PAULIN
18-May-2016 - 17-May-2019
CALLANDER
3. MEMBER (PART-TIME) JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU
16-Nov-2016 - 15-Nov-2019
TORONTO
4. MEMBER (PART-TIME) KIP DAECHSEL
23-Nov-2016 - 22-Nov-2019
TORONTO
5. MEMBER (PART-TIME) BERNARD ROY
30-Nov-2016 - 29-Nov-2019
ORLÉANS
6. MEMBER (PART-TIME) DONALD OBONSAWIN
17-Dec-2016 - 16-Dec-2019
STOUFFVILLE
7. MEMBER (PART-TIME) DOMINIQUE OROURKE
31-Dec-2018 - 30-Dec-2021
GUELPH
8. MEMBER (PART-TIME) CAROLE MYRE
01-Jan-2019 - 31-Dec-2021
ORLÉANS
9. MEMBER (PART-TIME) MARIE LAROSE
01-Jan-2019 - 31-Dec-2021
TORONTO
10. CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER GLENN O'FARRELL
20-Sep-2015 - 19-Sep-2020
TORONTO