Annick Desjardins Diane Lequin Clément Blais
Karen Bergergon Valérie Martin Andrée-Anne Gingras
Gervais Bisson
Diane Lequin, Agr.

Strategic Advisor – Estrie (Estrie, MRC Acton, Haute Yamaska and Brome)


dlequin@valacta.com
Cell: 514.718.2260
514.459.3030, ext. 8008
1.800.266.5248, ext. 8008

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, McGill University (1988)

Experience and Achievements

  • Valacta Strategic Advisor since 2004
  • Dairy production professor at St-Jean sur Richelieu Cegep from 1996 to 2004
  • Agronomy service consultant
  • Worked on dairy farms in New Zealand (1994-1995)
  • Teacher's Assistant and liaison agent for the Farm Management Technology Program of McGill University's Macdonald Campus from 1991 to 1994
  • Advisor at Maniv from 1989 to 1991
Clément Blais, Agr.

Strategic Advisor – Chaudière


cblais@valacta.com
Cell: 418.576.8480
514.459.3030, ext. 8015
1.800.266.5248, ext. 8015

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, Laval University (1982)

Experience and Achievements

  • Valacta Strategic Advisor since 2004
  • Valacta Regional Manager from 2008 to 2010
  • Active within the CRAAQ Dairy Bovine Committee
  • Speaker at various conferences and provided support to the Agribrands Purina Farm
  • Supervisor for a group of dairy recording inspectors ROP
Karen Bergeron, M.Sc., Agr.

Strategic Advisor – Saguenay, Lac St-Jean, National Capital, Mauricie


kbergeron@valacta.com
Cell: 819.244.4198

Education

  • Master's Degree in Animal Science, Laval University, 2006
  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, Laval University, 2003

Experience and Achievements

  • Valacta Dairy Production Advisor (2005-2010) and Strategic Advisor since August 2010
  • Obtained various scholarships for her Bachelor and Master's Degree 
  • DEP Dairy Production teacher at the Nicolet Agriculture School
  • Teaching Assistant at Laval University
Andrée-Anne Gingras, M.Sc., Agr.

Strategic Advisor – Montérégie


aagingras@valacta.com
Cell: 450.374.0225
514.459.3030, ext. 8034
1.800.266.5248, ext. 8034

Education

  • Master's Degree in Animal Science, Laval University (2008)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, Laval University (2003)

Exprience and Achievements

  • Valacta Advisor since 2005
  • Worked on a family dairy farm in à Saint-Flavien
  • Employed on a dairy farm in Manitoba for 3 months
Annick Desjardins, Agr.

Strategic Advisor – Centre-du Québec and Estrie


adesjardins@valacta.com
Cell: 819.570.4131

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy

Experience and Achievements

  • Valacta Advisor since 2001
  • Strategic Advisor since 2015
  • Large Herd Specialist
  • Passionate about Hoof and Limb Management
Valérie Martin, Agr.

Strategic Advisor – Côte-du-sud and Bas St-Laurent


vmartin@valacta.com
Cell: 418-509-2973
514.459.3030, ext. 8163
1.800.266.5248, ext. 8163

Education

  • Certificate in Professional and Technical teaching UQAR (2005)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, McGill University (1998)

Experience and Achievements

  • Valacta Advisor since 2005 and Strategic Advisor since 2006
  • DEP Dairy Production teacher at the Mont-Joli-Mitis CFP (2002-2005)
  • Valacta Advisor from 1998 to 2002
  • Participated in the raising school in collaboration with Holstein Québec
Gervais Bisson, Agr.

Dairy Production Expert - Milking Robots and Strategic Advisor - Abitibi-Témiscamingue


gbisson@valacta.com
514.459.3030
1.800.266.5248

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agro-economy, Laval University

Experience and Achievements

  • Joined Valacta in 2012
  • Has held several positions at Purina from 1992 to 2012
  • Owner of a dairy farm from 1981 to 1989





 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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