Management Team

Our Team

The Old Brewery Mission is comprised of 200 knowledgeable and passionate employees working together to raise awareness of the cause, as well as provide emergency services, counseling support, health care and affordable housing options for Montreal’s homeless men and women.






Matthew Pearce
President and CEO


Alain Laurendeau, CPA, CA
Vice President, Finance and Administration

Nicolae Corbu
Director of Human Resources

Paula Van Den Bosch
Assistant to the President and CEO

Programs & Services

Émilie Fortier
Director of Services, Saint-Laurent Campus

Florence Portes
Director of Women’s Services 

Georges Ohana
Director of Housing, Urban Health and Research Initiatives

Christopher Quinn
Director of Support Services

Development & Communications

Melissa Bellerose
Director of Communications and Public Affairs

David Leduc
Executive Director of Development, Major Gifts

Kim Nguyen
Director of Development, Annual Gifts and Planned Giving