François DumaineLL.L., MA, CE
François brings passion and commitment to the research assignments he leads, which are largely focussed on program evaluation. A lawyer with graduate studies in political science, François supports decision-makers in the public and non-government sectors. Over the past two decades, he has had the opportunity to address a wide range of subject matters, involving local, regional, national and international stakeholders.
François thrives on providing succinct and meaningful insights and conveying the successes and challenges of those who implement programs and activities, always with the goal of further improving the outcomes of their important work.
As a practitioner, François has been actively engaged in program evaluation, exploring innovative ways to bridge theory and practice. He is a Credentialed Evaluator, former National President and Fellow of the Canadian Evaluation Society (CES) and current Chair of the CES Educational Fund. He has published in peer-reviewed journals on program evaluation and regularly delivers professional development activities in this field.
François is located in our Ottawa office and works in both French and English. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of the Maison de la francophonie d’Ottawa.