Committee Chair

René Cormier

Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Official Languages

Arts, culture and theatre expert and official languages advocate

  • Before his appointment to the Senate, René Cormier served as the artistic director of Zones Théâtrales at the National Arts Centre and president of the Société Nationale de l’Acadie, the lead organization for the International Strategy for the Promotion of Acadian Artists.
  • He has experience as both a professional and volunteer working to shape legislation related to the arts, copyright and official languages.

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