Marie-No�lle Bonicalzi brings more than 12 years of industry and 19 years of academic experience to her role as Dean of the Automotive Business School of Canada. Her managerial experience in both the private and public sectors includes working as Controller of a Volkswagen dealership and as a Dealer Principal for Hyundai and subsequently Nissan. Marie-No�lle has served originally as a bilingual faculty member and co-ordinator of the bilingual program from 1993 to 1997, and has presented seminars for Workforce Development. This experience, combined with her academic credentials as a Master and Doctor in business, has provided Marie-No�lle with the knowledge and expertise to lead the Canadian Automotive Institute, now Automotive Business School of Canada, of which she has been Dean since 1997. In 2008 she also became Dean of the School of Business, the Canadian Aviation Institute, and the School of Part-time Studies. Since 2011 she is leading the Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre at Georgian College. Marie-No�lle has cultivated a strong partnership with the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council (OMVIC) in bringing the automotive certification course to the Canadian Automotive Institute. She is fully bilingual French/English, has acted as a guest speaker at various conventions. Marie-No�lle has a Certificate of Administration, University of Quebec in Trois-Rivières, a Master of Business Administration (MBA), University of Quebec in Montreal (1991) and a Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA), Argosy University, Sarasota, Florida (2004).