For most of her career, Manon Abud worked as a strategist and public engagement practitioner—first as a managing partner in an Ottawa-based boutique firm, then as Vice-President, Engagement at Hill+Knowlton Strategies Canada.
For over 15 years, she helped public sector, not-for-profit, and private sector clients across Canada meaningfully engage their audiences on a broad range of public policy issues ranging from health to energy.
In 2018, she joined the Canadian Medical Association, where she now leads the corporate strategy function.
Manon was born and raised in New Brunswick and holds an undergraduate degree in Communications and an MBA from the University of Ottawa.
She is the proud mother of two young women who have learned to manage their anxiety and blossomed into resilient and accomplished young adults.