Valérie Hénault holds a master’s degree in cultural enterprise management from HEC Montréal and specializes in strategy for cultural and social economy organizations. She stands out by her leadership, efficiency, and passion in her work, which has led her to be part of emerging projects such as the Grand Montréal Comique humour festival and the Convergence Initiative. 

Having worked in Montreal’s cultural NPOs for several years, she is now joining the CQDE team in order to align her environmental values with her career path. Her aspirations are to continue to ensure the proper functioning of organizations in accordance with her values of equity, respect, attentiveness, and eco-responsibility.