Rachelle Gagnon is the Vice-President of Group Insurance for Assumption Life, located in Moncton New Brunswick, Canada. She is responsible for all functions of the company’s line of business: sales, marketing, underwriting, administration, claims and customer service. Before this role, she was the VP of Administration and Client Experience, and has held the role of VP and Chief of HR, Organizational Development and Sales Compensation with Assumption Life and has been with the company for over 23 years.
She currently participates in various committees and boards; she is the former Chair of the Board of Directors of NB Liquor and by extension Cannabis NB, two crown corporations in New Brunswick Canada. She is also the New Brunswick Chair of the Maritime Chapter of the Institute of Corporate Directors. She has participated on many boards, including as president of the Board of the Human Resources Association of New Brunswick (HRANB), Friends of the Moncton Hospital Foundation, The Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce and is a former member of the Canadian Council of Human Resources Associations.
She is a graduate of Université de Moncton and University of New Brunswick with degrees in psychology, public administration, and an MBA. She also has completed the Director Program of the Institute of Corporate Directors and is an ICD.D.