NSERC Chair for
Women in Science & Engineering

Candace Gauthier

" Get into it early."


Senior Commercial Account Manager

RBC


What is your job and what most excites you about what you do?

I work with primary producers and agribusinesses to provide financial and business advice

How diverse is your workplace, or your field of work as a whole? What do you think should be done to support greater diversity and create more inclusive practices in your workplace and in the Agriculture field?

Fairly homogeneous in the agricultural industry. The bank, as a whole, favors diversity.

What advice would you give to young women interested in a career in your field?

Get into it early.

What are some of your interests outside of work?

Cycling, going to the cabin.

What are you most hoping you will learn from your mentee? What learning goals do you have for this experience?

Improve my networking.