Jean Cardinal is currently the Director of Open Government at Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
Prior to joining the Public Service, Jean worked in the private sector for 15 years, in a variety of sectors, including marketing, sales & high tech.
Jean joined the Public Service 13 years ago, starting at the National Capital Commission.
In 2012, he then joined the Canada School of Public Service where he has held a variety of leadership positions in learning and development related to specialized fields of study including, but not limited to: Information management & technology, access to information & privacy, human resources, finance, security, etc.
In 2021, he joined the Open Government team with the goal of continuing to champion Open Government and Data in the Canadian federal public service and beyond.
He is the proud father of two wonderful young ladies, ages 13 and 10.