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Rachel Gouin

Executive Director of the Child Welfare League of Canada


MPM alumna Rachel Gouin is Executive Director of the Child Welfare League of Canada. She was recently Director of Research and Public Policy with Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada, where she significantly increased the visibility of the organization with government and raised millions for child and youth programs. Over the course of her career in the nonprofit sector, she has advocated for the advancement and rights of children, youth, and women in Canada and internationally. Rachel holds a PhD in Education from McGill University for her research on social movement learning.

“The MPM program helped me understand the political landscape from the perspective of government and that of the opposition. I became a more effective lobbyist, securing millions to improve health, education, and employment outcomes for children and youth in Canada.” – Rachel Gouin

Last Revision: Sept. 19, 2018