Who Is She?

Received her B.A. (Hons Political and Economic Science) from the Royal Military College of Canada.

A former members of the Royal Military College Saint-Jean (RMCSJ) Board of Governors.

She is Professor of International Relations in the Department of Political Science at Carleton University, Ottawa.

She is a former defence analyst with Canada’s Department of National Defence.

In addition to her RMCC undergraduate studies; she is a graduate from – the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton (MA), and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University (PhD).

Her research interests include: the defence policies and military capabilities (army, navy, air force) of Canada, the United States, major NATO allies, Australia and China; NORAD and ballistic missile defence; and the Arctic.

Her books include The Revolution in Military Affairs (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2002); Security and Defence in the Terrorist Era (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2005 & 2010); Military Transformation and Modern Warfare (Praeger Publishers, 2008); and Modern Military Strategy (Routledge, 2012).

David Perry chose Carleton University for three reasons, the first one was the opportunity to work with her.

As an individual she gave a statement on priorities for the defence of North America to the National Defence Committee (Open parliament) – March 25th, 2014.

Was a member of the independent commission created by the Canadian Association of University Teachers to examine the governance of the Royal Military College of Canada, – See more

a) 16392 Elinor Sloan; b) 16522 Darla Boyle; c) 16545 Laurie Gibbon; or 16506 Susan Whitley

Who Are They?



Project Officer – Canadian Forces – DAEPM(FT) – Projects for the CT 114 Tutor – Snowbirds & NFTC

Project Coordinator – Canadian Forces – 426 Sqn – TOTEF

Flight Commander – Canadian Forces – AVS/IMG Flight Commander at the Canadian Forces School of Aerospace Technology and Engineering. Responsible for 50 staff and 250 students annually.

Project Officer – Canadian Forces – DAEPM(FT) – CF 18 Modernization

a) 22813 Angela Court; b) 22774 Catherine McLellan; c) 22741 Patricia Fournier; or d) 22847 Sophie Catherine Furnivall


Bilingual senior program management and business development executive with extensive experience in all aspects of program and engineering management for complex systems integration projects.

A confident and disciplined self-starter with proven success in translating high level objectives into detailed actions and ensuring team deliverables meet all requirements.

Thrives in a dynamic and changing environment. Adept at developing all levels of customer and stakeholder relationships. An excellent verbal and written communicator who is at ease briefing all levels of customers, stakeholders and staff.

Proven leader and motivator of single-site and multi-site project teams ranging from 5 to over 125 personnel. Committed to fostering a collaborative team environment by mentoring and developing staff to ensure they reach their maximum potential.

Strong advocate for continuous improvement through practical application of quality processes and standards including ISO, CMMI and PMI. Expert business capture and proposal manager that has developed bid responses and estimates for domestic and international bids worth over $35 billion.

a) M432 Murray Johnson; b) 16844 Martin Burger; c) 16865 Randy Harmann; or d) 16878 Greg Leblanc


Finance Manager, CFO Division – Workplace Safety and Insurance Board of Ontario

Afghan National Police Training Development Officer – Government of Canada (SW Asia)

Strategic Finance Officer – Canadian Forces: Canadian Forces College (Toronto)

Partner – Sequitur Inc. Partners in Biotechnology and Healthcare

Bike and Build Project Coordinator – Habitat for Humanity International

Assistant Plant Manager /Operations Consultant – Autoliv

Company Director/Plant Manager and Project Leader – Lear Corporation

a) 17025 Paul Szabunio; b) 16872 Peter Karagiannis; c) 16922 Lance Webb; or d) 16853 Jim Fraser


Chief of Staff, 39 Canadian Brigade Group

J3 Land Forces Western Area

Executive Officer to Deputy Commander Regional Command South (Afghanistan)

Student – Canadian Forces College

Officer Commanding Alpha Company, First Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry

Chief of Staff Coordinator, Land Forces Western Area

Operations Officer, Task Force Orion

Operations Officer, First Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry

a) 20760 Brock Heilman; b) 20772 Ian Koss; c) 20835 Keith Roach or d) 20979 Mason Stalker


Elinor Sloan


                Catherine McLellan                    Murray Johnson                 Paul Szabunio                      Mason Stalker