Lucy Shapiro

is the director of education for the foundation. She is passionate about Holocaust and Genocide education, remembrance and commemoration. She volunteers as an interviewer at the Montreal Holocaust Museum doing on-camera testimonies with Holocaust survivors.

Lucy participates in the Yom Hashoah and Remembrance committees at the centre as well, which organize yearly commemorations with the Montreal community and officials.

She has started visiting schools with an audio visual presentation of her own parents’ Holocaust story. Lucy joined the Foundation in 2016, working to make genocide education a must in high schools.

Her professional background is design and marketing, and she works as a relocation consultant in Montreal.