On March 3, 2008, Ms. Gosselin was appointed Deputy Minister of Labour. Prior to this, she had been Deputy Head of Service Canada, Associate Deputy Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Canada, and Vice-Chair of the Canada Employment Insurance Commission since September 2006.
Throughout her career in the federal public service, Ms. Gosselin has worked in a number of departments and agencies, including National Defence, the Privy Council Office, Canadian Heritage, Industry Canada, and Treasury Board Secretariat.
She was Associate Deputy Minister of Health from 2004 to 2006. Prior to this, she was the Associate Deputy Minister of National Defence, and served as Acting Deputy Minister from 2003 to 2004. From 2002 to 2003, she held the position of Deputy Secretary, Policy, Intergovernmental Affairs Secretariat, Privy Council Office. From 2000 to 2002, Ms. Gosselin served as Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy, at Canadian Heritage, where she was responsible for international cultural policies and programs, and Sport Canada.
Ms. Gosselin holds a Master of Arts, Public Administration, from Carleton University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Bishop's University.