Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

November 19, 2014 15:11 ET

Change of Command Ceremony at Cowansville Institution

LAVAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 19, 2014) - Correctional Service Canada

On November 17th, 2014, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) held a Change of Command Ceremony at Cowansville Institution. This occasion marked the change in command from the outgoing Warden, Mr Martin J. vanGinhoven, to the incoming Warden, Mrs Alessandria Page.

The ceremony reinforces the responsibility of leadership in the role of Warden. It represents the symbolic passing of responsibility, authority, and accountability from one correctional leader to another.

This ceremony is an important tradition for CSC. It reaffirms the incoming leader's pledge to support CSC's mission and contribute to the safety and security of the public, employees and offenders.

Contact Information

  • Lucette L'Esperance
    Assistant Warden, Management Services
    Cowansville Institution
    450-263-3073, ext. 2102