MJoAnne Buth

JoAnne Buth

Chief Executive Officer
Canadian International Grains Institute

The Honourable JoAnne Buth is the Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian International Grains Institute (CIGI). JoAnne is an agriculture professional committed to a sustainable and profitable Canadian agricultural and food sector. She has worked in private industry, for government and non-profits.

Prior to CIGI, JoAnne was a Senator representing the Province of Manitoba and sat on the Senate Standing Committees of Agriculture and Forestry and on National Finance. Before joining the Senate, she was the President of the Canola Council of Canada and over the years has served on many agriculture advisory committees in private industry and government. While at Manitoba Agriculture JoAnne was recipient of the “Motivator of the Year” award.