Adele Furrie

Throughout her career at Statistics Canada, and now as President and CEO of Adele Furrie Consulting Inc., Adele has worked with government officials, grassroots organizations and researchers in Canada, Hungary, Malta, Colombia, New Zealand and North Korea, as well as with officials at UNICEF, the United Nations and the World Health Organization to develop and produce information that informs the development of social and economic policy to address the issues faced by seniors, adults and children with disabilities.

She is a member of the Technical Advisory Group to provide advice on the implementation of Canada’s new Disability Data Strategy. She is a member of Ottawa’s Accessibility Advisory Committee, and she represents that committee on Ottawa’s Seniors Roundtable.