Lorraine Bilocq-Lebeau served as Executive Director of the Information and Referral Centre of Greater Montreal for 25 years. There she was in charge of setting up and managing 24/7 telephone helplines that serve all of Quebec: “Drugs: Help and Referral” and “Gambling: Help and Referral”. Under her leadership, the Centre created the “Directory of Self-help and Support Groups in the Greater Montréal Area”, published annually.
She was named “Personality of the Week” by La Presse in 1996, and in 2002 she received the Leadership Award from the Canadian Society of Association Executives, Quebec Chapter.
Ms. Bilocq-Lebeau is a member of the board of directors for several community organizations in the Montreal area and has a background in social work and library science.