Famous Burlingtonians

Maryon Brechin - Business Leader - Consumer Advocate

Maryon Brechin was the Research Chair and President of Consumers Association of Canada. She was also a Director of the Ontario Mortgage Corporation, the Canadian Institute of Public Affairs, a member of the Canadian Consumer Council, the Ontario Food Council, and the Fishers Research Board. Brechin was awarded for her outstanding achievements in consumer affairs when she was named a Member of the Order of Canada in 1975. Brechin passed away in 2011.