Caroline Lajoie isan architect with Bisson Associés. For more than 20 years, she hasguided the analysis, design and execution of large-scalearchitectural projects, as well as projects in heritage and culturalenhancement, and enhancement of the natural environment. She is thefounding member of the museology division at Bisson Associés, whichhas completed many award-winning projects. Several of herachievements have been recognized with prestigious awards, such asthe Grands Prix du design du Québec, Prix Energia, the Canada GreenBuilding Council award, and an award of excellence from the Ordre desarchitectes du Québec (OAQ). Ms. Lajoie has been a member ofthe Board of Directors of the OAQ’s liability insurance fund since2009, and she has chaired the fund’s committee on disaster,prevention and underwriting since 2010. She has also been a member ofthe Board of Directors of the Fondation de l’École des Ursulinesde Québec since 2015. Ms. Lajoie was a member of the OAQ’scontinuing education committee and the Ville de La Malbaie’s urbanplanning commission (2010–2014), and is an honorary member of LAMIC(Université Laval’s museology and cultural engineeringlaboratory). Caroline Lajoie is a certified corporate director, andholds a certificate in corporate governance from Université Laval’sCollège des administrateurs de sociétés. She has been a member ofthe OAQ since 2003.