Yves Théoret is Director of Exhibitions and Interpretation with the Portrait Gallery of Canada, a programme of Library and Archives Canada in Ottawa.
responsibilities include the establishment and launch of a new national travelling exhibitions programme to share the institution's vast portrait collection.
Over the last ten years, Yves has held several positions in museums in Canada and the United States, including a recent assignment as Chief of Marketing and Communications at the National Gallery of Canada where he was involved in the coordination of the OMA's May is Museum Month initiative.
A recent participant to the Museum Leadership Institute
(2007) organized by the J. Paul Getty Foundation
in Los Angeles, his
areas of expertise include exhibitions development, strategic planning, as well as marketing and communications.
He is looking forward to the opportunity of serving on the Council of the Ontario Museum Association and advancing the interests of its members, and most notably the interests of the next generation of museum workers.
is married and has two children.