The CGC is responsible for establishing and maintaining Canada’s grain grading system, and is also one of Canada’s scientific research organizations on grain quality. It regulates Canada’s grain handling industry and is the official certifier of Canadian grain.
"I am pleased to announce the appointment of Patti Miller to the Canadian Grain Commission,” MacAulay said. “Patti has a wealth of experience in the sector and her passion for agriculture will be of great benefit to the commission’s work.”
Prior to her executive work with AAFC, Miller was communications manager with a multi-national agri-food company in Winnipeg where she provided leadership on government relations, corporate and employee communications. She has a M.Sc., Agricultural Economics from the University of Saskatchewan.