Stephen Cornish

Expertise: Crisis management, organization leadership, international negotiations

Credentials: Former executive director of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders Canada; BA High Honours from Carleton University, master’s degree in global risk and crisis management from Université Paris-Sorbonne; board member of Youth Challenge International, honorary board member of Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment; fluent in English, French and Spanish

Passions: Trekking, canoeing, running

Photo courtesy of Doctors Without Borders.

Over my career, I’ve been driven by the need to reduce suffering and to contribute toward social and environmental change. This iconic Canadian organization truly has the power to affect significant change in this country, and well beyond.