Our team

We empower people to become better board/team members by providing efficient and effective education, tools and systems to support the work they do.

Lynne Dupuis - CEO

Lynne Dupuis is the distinguished founder of LMDSolutions, a dynamic and bilingual consulting firm acclaimed for its proficiency in governance, strategic planning, evaluation processes, and project management. Lynne's leadership and vision have not only propelled LMDSolutions to the forefront of its industry but have also earned her prestigious recognition at the Soirée Saphir 2024, winning Entrepreneur of the year, at the Business Excellence Awards in Great Sudbury with a nomination for Entrepreneur of the Year 2024, the Gala Améthyste in 2023, where she was honoured with two significant awards: the Prix Coup de Coeur and the Prix Femme Entrepreneure. These accolades underscore her exceptional contribution to her field and her remarkable success as an entrepreneurial leader.

Throughout her career, Lynne has undertaken pivotal roles that have shaped her expertise and influence in the sector. Her journey includes positions such as Director of Operations at the Fédération des aînés et retraités francophones de l’Ontario, Senior Planner at the Francophone Planning Entity (RMEFNO), French Languages Manager at the North-East CCAC, and consultant for a myriad of non profit organizations across the province. Her extensive experience has equipped her with a deep understanding of the Francophone community's needs, enabling her to offer nuanced and effective services in both of Canada's official languages.

An accredited Professional Director, Lynne has contributed her expertise to various esteemed boards. Her governance journey includes serving as Board Member, Vice President of the Governance Committee and a member of the Audit Committee for Health Sciences North (HSN), as well as holding positions on the YES Theatre Board, the Greater Sudbury Utilities (Governance Committee), and leading roles such as Chair of the Centre de santé communautaire du Grand Sudbury, Vice-Chair of Family Service Ontario, and Chair of the Sudbury Counselling Centre.

Renowned for her passion in governance, Lynne is celebrated among her peers as a "governance geek," with an extensive knowledge base in governance practices. She is skilled in developing policies and procedures, ensuring strategic alignment, and maintaining a focus on the "bigger picture" to help organizations thrive.

Driven by a desire to empower individuals to excel in their roles, Lynne's goal is to foster confidence and excellence in everyone she works with. She holds a Master's degree in Applied Sociology from Laurentian University and has completed the theoretical component of a PhD in Applied Sociology at the University of Montreal, showcasing her deep commitment to her field of expertise.

Melanie Rollins - Director of operations

Mélanie Rollins is a serial entrepreneur and unrepentant math lover! In her varied roles as The Numbers Girl, educator, and board member, she has committed to removing the mystery from financials.

As the Director of Operations, Mélanie brings her extensive planning and project management skills to the LMDSolutions day-to-day. A bilingual communicator with an ability to express concepts and ideas in multiple media, she is known for her alternative points of view and fearless challenge of the status quo. She is also the self-proclaimed team cheerleader and snack purveyor.

Mélanie believes helping people gain an understanding of their finances gives them the power to make sound decisions. She founded The Numbers Girl on that principle and it guides her approach to both business and governance solutions.

Mélanie holds both an HBA of psychology and a BEd from Laurentian University. She also holds a diploma in accounting and payroll administration and is a member of both the National Payroll Institute as well as the Certified Professional Bookkeepers of Canada.

Mathieu Landry - Associate

Mathieu Landry is a multi-hyphenate creative and co-founder of EIGHTS, a burgeoning agency focused on live concert and performance production, specialized artist management services, and educational resources for all music enthusiasts.

LMD Solutions first hired Mathieu in 2016 and he has since worked on several strategic and operational plans, engagement sessions, and data analysis research projects for arts & culture organizations, multi-media entities, immigration associations and the health & social services sectors.

Mathieu's extensive experience as an artist representative and researcher for internationally acclaimed entities such as Cirque Du Soleil, Quartier des spectacles Montréal, and Groupe JKB inc, he has become a trusted leader. He has also garnered an acclaimed on-stage resume as a musical director, drummer, and playback engineer in both the anglophone and francophone markets. Since 2021, he has toured North America, the United Kingdom, and Europe playing for various artists on the global scene.

Mathieu holds a Bachelor’s degree in Creative Industries, with a minor in Music & Culture, from Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University). During his studies, he worked for Dr. Louis-Étienne Dubois at FOL!E, the Future of Live Entertainment Lab, working on several projects that were designed to innovate and re-imagine what is possible in the entertainment industry.
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Meghan Perrin - Associate

Meghan Perrin is a convenor and a consultant in the space of governance, strategy and policy in the non-profit, health, and social sectors.

As an associate with LMDSolutions and the CEO of her own venture Services-conseils IMPACT MP Consulting, Meghan brings over a decade of experience in governance, strategy, facilitation, collaboration, policy, stakeholder and partner relations, as well as comprehensive primary health care, health equity, social determinants of health, health promotion, community development and engagement, french language services, communications, as well as project, program and event management,

Meghan has a deep commitment to building capacity in others, mentorship, and sharing insights and has deep knowledge of Ontario's health system and non-profit sector.

Meghan holds an MHSc in Health Administration from the University of Toronto and a Baccalauréat spécialisé en sciences de la santé from l'Université d'Ottawa and has completed extensive continuing education in the areas of governance, leadership, management consulting, and facilitation.

Meghan is also an avid lover of all things outdoors such as kayaking, hiking, and cross-country skiing and is open to trying almost any activity that brings her into a forest or out on a lake. When in the city, she can be found cycling, doing yoga, painting, and cooking with friends; or can be found at the curling club or book club.

She currently lives in Toronto (Tkaronto) and can often be found back in her hometown of Sudbury, ON (N'Swakamok)
Link to Meghan's website