Stephen Walker

Senior Director, Information Management Directorate, CIOB, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Stephen Walker assumed the position of Senior Director, Information Management Division with the Treasury Board Secretariat in February 2007. He is responsible for leading the development and implementation of Information Management policies and strategies from an enterprise-wide Government of Canada perspective that meet program and service delivery needs. He is also responsible for the development and implementation of Canada’s Open Government Action Plan. Stephen has significant experience in information management, strategic planning, project management, and multi-stakeholder consensus building. Prior to joining TBS, Stephen worked at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) as Director General of the National Land and Water Information Service (NLWIS), a major crown project designed to integrate federal and provincial government IM activities to support effective land and water use in Canada. Prior to his position at AAFC, Stephen was the Director of Business Transformation and Electronic Services for the Canada Student Loans Program at Human Resources and Social Development Canada. Stephen holds a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature, a Master’s Degree in Electronic Commerce from Dalhousie University, and recently completed the Public Sector Leadership and Governance program at the University of Ottawa.