Major (retired) Lyne Bragagnolo enrolled in the Canadian Armed Forces in February 1986 and soon thereafter graduated the Air Traffic Control Officer’s Basic Course in Cornwall, Ontario in 1989. She received her first posting to Cold Lake, Alberta, where she qualified as a Tower and Terminal Controller. Major (retired) Bragagnolo enjoyed follow-on operational postings to the Multi National Forces and Observers, Sinai, Egypt, Goose Bay, Labrador, Greenwood, Nova Scotia and Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. She was selected and appointed Honourary Aide de Camp to the Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan from 2003-2007.
In 2007, she was transferred to the National Defence Headquarters (NDHQ) in Ottawa, Ontario where she served as the Aide de Camp to the Royal Canadian Air Force Commander and Chief of the Air Staff. Following completion of her appointment in 2009, she deployed to Kandahar, Afghanistan as the Joint Task Force Visits’ Officer. Upon returning from Afghanistan in September 2010, she served as the Deputy Commander Directorate Protocol and Foreign Liaison – 3 in Ottawa. Shortly thereafter, she was selected to work as the Military Assistant to the Minister of National Defence before retiring in September 2013.
For the past five years, she has been employed with the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority serving as the Executive Assistance to the President and Chief Executive Officer.
She developed a passion for Real Estate Investment and has been working diligently for over 7 years at developing the skills set required to be a successful entrepreneur while building her portfolio in Canada and the United States. She and her husband of 30 years have been raising two beautiful sons whom are very much looking forward to begin investing in Real Estate to secure a bright future for themselves and their families.
Lyne truly lives by the belief that “if you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together”