Having lived and been passionate about Beaconsfield for the past 15 years, Johanne was raised in Saguenay and grew up in a family that was community-minded and involved in municipal politics. Her passion for football (soccer) took her to England for 6 years where she worked for Manchester City Football Club. Upon her return to Canada, she brought her loving British husband, Marc, back with her where they are raising their teenage daughter, Mia, who plays competitive sports while attending French school in Lachine. Johanne enjoys skiing/snowboarding in the winter with her family, while their summers are dedicated to grass and turf! She has also been involved in the West Island as a reliable leader.
`I have lived in Beaconsfield for many years and plan to live here for many more. I understand this city and am committed to its betterment.`
Her set of SKILLS for the job:
She has a longstanding career in Marketing and Project Management internationally. Worked for major corporations from sports, pharmaceutical and education. Her skill set are:
- Project management
- People/Team management
- Financial management
- Negotiating skills
- Customer service
- Assessing needs to find better solutions, to better- existing processes
- And most importantly, she is a TEAM player!
She also spent the last 10 years growing her business, Stagecoach Performing Arts right here on the west island and went into the Guinness world record book in 2019. Johanne loves seeing the students learn, grow and develop essential life skills; they are the future after all!
' She is solution-driven and her strengths lie in a careful assessment of any situation and creative problem-solving. She's a tactical negotiator, a critical thinker and definitely a person you want in your corner. Her involvement in our community and experience over the years have led her to many solid relationships with some of the West Island's most influential and dedicated personalities. ' Jamie Benizri