Sean E. Riley

Directors
2002 to 2016

President of St. Francis Xavier University and Chair of the Council of Nova Scotia University Presidents, he also served on the Board of the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation.

Dr. Sean Riley is President of St. Francis Xavier University, Chair of the Council of Nova Scotia University Presidents, and also serves on the Board of the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation. Dr. Riley's career has spanned government, corporate finance and business. He completed his doctorate in International Relations at Oxford University on a Rhodes Scholarship.

  • January 4, 2012
    On December 30, the Governor General of Canada announced his new appointments to the Order of Canada. The Trudeau Mentors James Bartleman (2009) and Robert Fowler (2008) were appointed Officers of the Order of Canada and Trudeau Mentor Margaret Bloodworth (2011) and Trudeau Foundation Board Member Sean E. Riley were appointed Members of the Order of Canada.