Give Now

Profiles Interviews

Consul General of Canada Roy Norton

Patrick O’Meara interviews Roy Norton, the Consul General of Canada, who represents Canada in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky.

Roy Norton in suit and tie, smiling, with flag of Canada behind him

Photo: Courtesy photo

Roy Norton

In some respects we Canadians are obsessed with America. Ninety percent of us live within a hundred miles of the U.S. border—I call it our “sunbelt.” As a result we’ve always been subjected to American influences.

Roy Norton heads the Canadian Consulate General, which promotes Canadian interests such as trade, investment, culture, and academic relations. The office also provides consular, passport, visa and immigration services.

Previously Norton served at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., as Minister of Congressional, Public and Intergovernmental Relations, where he was responsible for the Canadian government’s relations with the U.S. Congress.

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Profiles:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

About Profiles

Search Profiles