Our team

M. Sc. Marketing, Leadership and Project management

Coordinator of CRE de Laval

Circular economy manager

elodie.morandini@credelaval.qc.ca

 

Elodie holds a Masters in Marketing, Management and Project management. She cofounded the Festival Zéro Déchet as well as the Association québécoise Zéro Déchet (AQZD). She aims to ignite change on both individual and collective levels. In order to dedicate herself fully to the environmental cause, she took classes in residual materials management and circular economy at University of Sherbrooke. She is now tackling all sorts of challenges related to her position as coordinator of CRE de Laval while also being the person responsible for circular economy in the organization. Involved in several regional committees, she doesn't miss an occasion to work in collaboration with various actors to ensure a green transition for Laval and the province.

        

Political Science (B.Sc.), Honours                                                 

Communications and events manager                                                 

audrey.tawel_thibert@credelaval.qc.ca                                   

Audrey has a Bachelor’s degree in political science (honours program) from the University of Montreal. She specialized during her academic journey through a selection of environmental courses and seminars. Passionate about fauna and more specifically cetaceans, she was involved with the Marine Mammal Research and Education Group in Tadoussac, QC, as a research volunteer working on photo-identification, as well as an interpreter and editor. She was also employed as an interpreter at the Whale Interpretive Centre in Telegraph Cove, on Vancouver Island (B.C.). Having years of experience in journalism, Audrey joined the team of CRE de Laval as a Communication and Events manager in February 2020.

 

Biology (B.Sc.), Biology (M. Sc.)

Natural environments project manager                              

nathalie.gendron@credelaval.qc.ca

 

After a computer science career, Nathalie decided to go back to school to get a bachelor degree as well as a Masters in biology. Her passion for ornithology enabled her to achieve several avian fauna inventories, also collaborating with many organizations, and she was also a member of the board of directors of QuébecOiseaux. Thanks to her study path, she worked as a coordinator for a project that aimed to raise awareness among municipalities regarding the protection of birds. She now discovers the fascinating world of plants in the context of her position as project manager in natural environments at CRE de Laval.

Biology (B.Sc.)

Natural environments and wetlands project manager  

alexandre.choquet@credelaval.qc.ca

 

Alexandre holds a Diploma of College Studies in Environmental and Wildlife Management program, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in biological science from the University of Montreal, with a specialization in evolution and biodiversity. He was involved in research projects regarding plant production and urban forestry, which made him want to work more on environmental issues in urbanized areas. He firstly joined the Eco-Nature team, where his interest for public-awareness raising led him to work as an interpreter on cruises on the Mille Îles River as well as on numerous hikes on Jésus Island. Fascinated with botany, he was hired by the CRE de Laval in 2018 where he now works on the characterization and mapping of natural environments of Laval.

              

B. A. History, M. Sc. Environment

Environment and Residual materials management project manager        

francis.bertrand@credelaval.qc.ca

Francis holds a bachelor's degree in History as well as an environmental science master from UQAM. He combined his two passions - history and environment - by writing a thesis on the social construction of environment and the genesis of environmental movements in Quebec. Through his participation in the organization of several events promoting the 3RD principles (waste reduction, reuse, recycling, and development of residual material) as well as events that aimed to raise awareness towards the environment as a project manager working for the Société écocitoyenne de Montréal, Francis developed an interest for the circular economy and ecological transition concepts. He joined CRE de Laval's team as a project manager in Ecocitizenship in the summer of 2021.

Bachelor of Arts                                                        

Laval ZéN project manager                                               

lavalzen@pourlatransitionenergetique.org                   

Pierre-Luc studied history and he is currently in the process of completing a Master's degree in political science at the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM). Passionnate about political ecology, he is also a member of the collective La vague écologiste at the municipal level. He recently became the project manager for Chantier Laval ZéN, a collaborative project with Front commun pour la transition énergétique, CRE de Laval and Laval en transition.

     

Environmental studies (S.Sc.) - Currently being completed

Outreach agent for Carbone Scol'ERE

fanny.beaudoin@credelaval.qc.ca

Fanny is currently completing her Bachelor's degree in Environmental studies at the University of Sherbrooke. In January 2022, she will begin a Masters in Environmental health and occupational health at the University of Montreal. During her university studies, Fanny completed several internships in environment at the municipal level. In particular, she participated to the writing of the Regional plan of wetlands and water environments of the Marguerite d'Youville regional county municipality, as well as taking part to the implementation of Gatineau's water management plan. Her keen interest for climate change adaptation and environmental education led her to join CRE de Laval's team as an outreach agent for Carbone Scol'ERE.