Director & Senior Trade Commissioner,
Global Affairs Canada
Christine has been working in the international
trade domain for over 18 years. Prior to becoming the Director for the
Atlantic region, Christine was Deputy Director from 2013 to 2018 and Senior
Trade Commissioner for Nova Scotia from 2006 to 2013 where she led a team of
Trade Commissioners and was federal co-chair for the regional trade network
for Nova Scotia. She also has extensive experience working as a Trade
Commissioner covering the industry sectors of life sciences, environmental
industries and ICT.
Christine has had a varied career in the public
service having held positions with Revenue Canada, Industry Canada and with
the Trade Administration Division of Canadian Customs as a tariff and
rulings specialist. Christine is a graduate of Memorial University and lives
in Dartmouth NS with her husband and two children.