Officers

Every three years, delegates to the CLC Convention elect four Officers to fill the executive positions of the CLC: President, Secretary-Treasurer, and two Executive Vice-Presidents.

These Officers work closely with the elected representatives of the Canadian Council to fulfill the mandate adopted by convention delegates.

HASSAN YUSSUFF

President
Hassan Yussuff was re-elected for a second term as President of the Canadian Labour Congress in May 2017. He was first elected to the position in May 2014, becoming the first person of colour to lead Canada’s union movement.  …
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MARIE CLARKE WALKER

SECRETARY-TREASURER
Marie started her career working in a home for the elderly, later with adults and children with developmental disabilities, as a counsellor and family-support worker in Toronto, and once again at the School Board as an Early Childhood Educator working…
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DONALD LAFLEUR

EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT
Donald Lafleur was first elected as Canadian Labour Congress Executive Vice-President in May 2014 and is now serving his second term.   A lifelong postal worker, Donald worked his way from letter carrier to shop steward with the Letter Carriers’…
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LARRY ROUSSEAU

EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT
Larry Rousseau was elected as CLC Executive Vice-President in at the CLC’s 28th Constitutional convention in May 2017. Previously he served two terms as the Regional Executive Vice-President of the Public Service Alliance of Canada’s National Capital Region, and one term…
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