Michel Gravel, Ph.D. in education, holds a Master of Public Administration ans he is CEO of Prodgestion.com which is a private company working in the areas of organisational development, professional development and communications. He also acts as an international consultant in addition to teaching part-time at ENAP. Mr Gravel works in Quebec and on the mandates and projects in the private and public domains international. Prior to this position, he was General Director of Cégep de Jonquière, CEO of the School Board of Lac-Saint-Jean, a professor at UQAC school administration, principal and teacher. He is the author of several books and articles on education and management in addition to overseeing research. A more complete reference and many of his works and thoughts can be found on the michelgravel.org site. Finally, Michel Gravel was recognized in 2007 by the Order of Merit of the Federation of School Boards in 2001 and the Order of the recognition of the Quebec Federation of Principals property.