UPDATED ON: Wednesday, January 30, 2008
The University of Western Ontario:
Chair of the Board of Governors
From The Globe and Mail
Michele Noble has been elected Chair of the Board of Governors for The University of Western Ontario for a term to December 31, 2008. Serving as Vice-Chair in 2007, the 1971 Western Honors Economics alumna was first elected to the Board in 2002. A former Deputy Minister of the Management Board Secretariat with the Ontario Government, her public service roles include Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Revenue, Deputy Minister of Correctional Services and Deputy Solicitor General.
As a leading research-intensive university, Western develops and operates some of the most advanced large-sacle research facilities in the world, provides an exceptional university experience for its students, and continues a long tradition of transforming what is impossible today into certainties we will take for granted tomorrow.