About Diana Lariviere

Diana Lariviere provides investigative services into staffing activities, as well as staffing and recruitment advice and assistance to managers and human resource staff of the federal public service. 


  • Chartered Arbitrator, Arbitration and Mediation
    Institute of Ontario (AMIO);
  • Professional Speaker, Canadian Association of
    Public Speakers (CAPS);
  • Professional Writer, Canadian Authors’ Association;
  • Mediation Training, Canadian International Institute of
    Applied Negotiation (CIIAN);

Current Memberships & Associations:

  • Board Member, PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women
  • Board Member, Conseil d’administration, Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité de l’Î.-P.-É
  • Arbitration and Mediation Institute, Atlantic;
  • Canadian Authors Association;
  • Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC)
  • PEI Writers Guild;
  • PEI Gay Tourism Association

Employment History / Experience:

Contractual work through the former CAWLAR Enterprises Inc.:

  • Chair, PEI Social Assistance Appeal Board
  • Appeal Chairperson, Public Service Commission of Canada;
  • Instructor for Staffing Specialist courses, as well as staffing for managers and for staffing assistants, Canada School of Public Service;
  • Audits / monitoring, internal;
  • Policy writing and review;
  • Deployment Investigator, Public Service Commission of Canada;
  • Training;

Former clients / employers:

    • Library of Parliament
    • Canada Revenue Agency;
    • Canada School of Public Service;
    • Canadian Space Agency;
    • Foreign Affairs and International Trade
    • Health Canada;
    • National Defence;
    • Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions;
    • Public Service Commission;
    • Public Works and Government Services Canada;
    • Solicitor General;
    • Transport Canada;
    • And others...