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Public relations consultant

Margaret Chartrand, Canadian Public relations consultant. Avocations: travel, photography, writing. F C. Member American Library Association (chairman public relations section 1987-1988), National Newspaper Awards Newsweek (chairman 1985-1987), Canada Public Relations Society, Toronto Press Club (president 1984).

Background

Chartrand, Margaret was born on August 4, 1943 in St. John, New Brunswick, Canada. Daughter of John Wesley and Mary Wilhelmina (Reid) Gillespie.

Education

BJ, Carleton University, 1966.

Career

Reporter, Sudbury (Ontario) Star, Canada, 1960-1966; information officer, Canada Centennial Commission, Ottawa, Ontario, 1966-1967; information officer, U. Western Ontario, London, 1967-1971; information officer, Bell Canada, Montreal, Quebec, 1971-1972; information director, Ontario College Art, Toronto, 1972-1973; information officer, Ontario Provincial Government, Toronto, 1973-1975; public relations manager, Metro Toronto Library Board, 1976-1987; public relations consultant, MC Communications, Toronto, since 1987; senior associate, Cormana Inc., since 1987. Speaker in field.

Achievements

  • Avocations: travel, photography, writing. F C.

Membership

Member American Library Association (chairman public relations section 1987-1988), National Newspaper Awards Newsweek (chairman 1985-1987), Canada Public Relations Society, Toronto Press Club (president 1984). Clubs: Royal Scottish Country Dance Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, photography, writing.

Connections

Married John Gerard Chartrand, November 5, 1965. Children: Christopher (deceased), Dawn.

father:
John Wesley Gillespie

mother:
Mary Wilhelmina (Reid) Gillespie

spouse:
John Gerard Chartrand

child:
Dawn Chartrand

child:
Christopher Chartrand (deceased)