The Toronto Office of the Integrity Commissioner – Fruits of a Major Public Inquiry

November 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm America/Toronto Timezone
McLaughlin College Lunch Talk Series
140 McLaughlin College Senior Common Room
Vicky Carnevale
416 736-2100 ext. 33824

Presented by Valerie Jepson

Ms. Jepson will discuss the development and operation of Toronto’s Office of the Integrity Commissioner, the first municipal integrity commissioner in Canada.  The Integrity Commissioner is part of the City of Toronto’s overall accountability framework and is responsive, in part, to recommendations made by the significant public inquiry known as the Bellamy Inquiry.

VALERIE JEPSON:  Since 2014, Ms. Jepson has been the Integrity Commissioner for the City of Toronto.  From 2007 to 2014, Ms. Jepson was Counsel to the Integrity Commissioner for the Province of Ontario.  Prior to joining the public sector, Ms. Jepson practiced as a litigator in private sector law firms in Calgary and Toronto in a variety of areas of law.  In 2018, Ms. Jepson was awarded The Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators Medal and in 2019 was recognized as a Distinguished Alumni by the University of Victoria Faculty of Law. 

When:  Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from Noon to 1:30 pm

Where:  140 McLaughlin College Senior Common Room

Poster:  Val Jepson_Poster_Nov.20_19