Paul-André Gauthier has been involved in nursing associations since the early 1980s. Since then, his involvement rapidly expanded to regional, provincial and national levels. His nursing colleagues call on him for his comprehensive expertise in nursing, standards of practice, ethics, health laws and end-of-life issues. Paul-André has been interviewed by the media more than 300 times (including radio, television and newspapers) in supporting nursing initiatives and representing nursing publicly. Over the years he has become an impressive ambassador for the nursing profession. His leadership is exemplary, and he tirelessly inspires others to get involved.