General Raymond Henault, BA, LLD, CD, MSC, CMM - Royal Canadian Air Force (Retired) and Chairman of the NATO Military Committee (2005-2008) - Governor and Distinguished Fellow of New Westminster College - Vancouver and Toronto, Canada - http://www.newwestminstercollege.ca
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA.
The Office of the President of New Westminster College announced today that General Raymond Henault, Royal Canadian Air Force (Retired), has been appointed as a Governor to the Board of Governors of New Westminster College.
"It is a very special honour for me to be appointed as a member of the Board of Governors of New Westminster College
," said General Raymond Henault
"I am very pleased to be amongst their ranks."
General Henault has a very distinguished record of ethical leadership and retired from the Canadian Forces at the rank of General on 31 July 2008, after having completed 40 years of uniformed military service, including service as a jet and helicopter pilot.
He held numerous command and staff positions including: Chief of the Defence Staff at National Defence Headquarters (2001-2005) and Chairman of the NATO Military Committee at NATO Headquarters (2005-2008).
General Henault is a Distinguished Fellow of New Westminster College and fluent in both English and French.
He is a graduate of the Cole Suprieure de Guerre Arienne in Paris and the National Defence College of Canada.
He has a Bachelor of Arts degree and an Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Manitoba.
In 2005, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy in Military Science from the Royal Military College of Canada.
And in 2006, he
was awarded an Honorary Professorship at the University of Pecs
General Henault's numerous honours, decorations and awards include: Order of Military Merit at the rank of Commander, Canadian Meritorious Service Cross, United States Legion Of Merit at the rank of Commander, French Legion of Honour at the rank of Commander, Czech Cross of Merit at the rank of Commander, Belgian Order of the Grand Croix at the rank of Commander, Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary, Ukrainian Medal of Honour, NATO Meritorious Service Cross, Canadian Decoration, Commander of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem, and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.
The Governors and Fellows of New Westminster College
congratulate General Raymond Henault
appointment as a Governor to the Board of Governors of New Westminster College
New Westminster College
- Governor Appointment Scroll - General Raymond Henault
- 29 AUG 2013