Kateri C. Jourdain, Company General Manager, BComm

Sept-Îles, Quebec

Director since 2019
Expert in the fields of communications and Indigenous community relations

Other key areas of expertise

  • Communications, public and community relations
  • Community involvement
  • Real estate management

Professional experience

Kateri has a bachelor's degree in social communication from Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières. She's a member of a First Nations community and actively works to raise awareness about economic and other issues facing rural areas. She served as both director of public affairs and communications manager for the Uashat mak Mani-utenam band council before becoming general manager of the council's real estate arm. She was also director of community relations and communications on a local mining project. She's the executive VP of the Sept-Îles chamber of commerce and has served as a Desjardins caisse director for over 2 years.

Other roles at Desjardins

  • Director, Caisse Desjardins de Sept-Îles
  • Director, Desjardins Technology Group, Desjardins Trust and Desjardins Capital Inc.
  • Director, Desjardins Security Fund
  • Desjardins Group board committees and commissions:
    • Member, Cooperation and Culture Commission