Richard Mongeau No Longer Equestrian Canada CEO
May 4, 2021
Richard Mongeau has departed from his position as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of EC, effective Sept. 12. The position of Interim CEO will be filled by Yves Hamelin.The role and focus of the Interim CEO over the next year will be to:1. Effectively implement the Board’s organizational restructuring plan.2. Create a collaborative and collegial organizational culture dedicated to a shared vision of excellence for EC.3. Implement and manage a robust and extensive search for the position of CEO. The work of the Interim CEO and EC staff moving forward will address the implementation and achievement of our Strategic Initiatives Plan, while striving to maintain the highest standard of service to our constituents.The EC Board of Directors will engage to facilitate and support this transition of leadership and to provide stability and clear direction for the path forward.The Board would like to sincerely thank Richard for his service to EC, and convey their best wishes to him in his future endeavours. Tags: Richard Mongeau, Yves Hamelin, Email* We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! Horse Sport Enews SIGN UP More from Equestrian Canada:Equestrian Canada Approves New Corporate Reserve FundThe fund will be seeded in May 2021 with a one-time allocation from each discipline and will grow annually via annual investment and savings.2020 Jumping Youth Bursary Recipients AnnouncedTen hard-working young athletes were chosen by the EC Jumping Committee to receive $1,000 Jumping Youth Bursary funds.Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu Wins Third Brosda Olympic BursaryThe dressage rider’s selection for a third year underlines her ability to make Canada proud at the Olympics aboard her partner, All In.Coach Status Program Update from Equestrian CanadaThe Coach Status Program has received more than 450 applications and 25 coaches have been approved to date.