The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service:

Annette Gibbons, Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet, Foreign Direct Investment, Privy Council Office, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, effective October 29, 2018.

Paula Isaak, currently Assistant Deputy Minister, Education and Social Development Programs and Partnerships, Indigenous Services Canada, becomes President of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, effective October 9, 2018.