George Pérusse became a member of the New Brunswick Judiciary at age 27. He retired on April 30, 2012 after a 35 year career on the bench. As a member of the judiciary, he held various positions with the Provincial Court Judges Association of New Brunswick, namely education chairman, secretary-treasurer and president. For a number of years he also served at the national level as education chair Atlantic with the Canadian Association of Provincial Court Judges. For 14 years he was a member of the New Brunswick Judicial Council.
M. Pérusse was the instigator of a charitable Foundation (Les Oeuvres de L’Hotel-Dieu de St-Basile) with the objective of raising one million dollars over 3 years.
He has over the past 20 years developed an interest in plein-air painting. As a landscape artist he is always inspired by nature wherever he travels.
M. Pérusse is fully bilingual, he holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB) from the University of New Brunswick and a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) from St Francis-Xavier University.
“I joined the Board of LearnSphere because I like taking on new challenges. My skills in law and experience with Boards allow me to bring different points of view to the table as an administrative director on the LearnSphere Board.”