Board of Directors

The Manitoba Metis Federation's Board of Directors is made up of:

  1. The Chief Executive Officer (who is also the President)
  2. The Vice-President of each Region
  3. The Executives of each Region
  4. The Spokesperson of the Infinity Women

The Board of Directors leads, manages and guides the policies, objectives and strategic direction of the Federation and its subsidiaries. Most importantly, all 23 members are democratically elected by the membership.

Below is a more in-depth look at each board member, their portfolio responsibilities and professional experience.

   

David Chartrand

President

Minister: Economic Development
Minister: Land Claims
Minister: Provincial HRD Committee
Minister: Strategic Planning & Policy Committee

David Chartrand
Interlake Metis Association Inc.

Alfred Anderson

Vice-President

Minister: Culture & Heritage

Alfred Anderson

Mona Buors

Board Member

Minister: Metis Child & Family Services
Associate Minister: Children, Youth & Families

Mona  Buors

Jack Park

Board Member

Minister: Energy and Infrastructure

Executive Committee of Cabinet
Provincial HRD Committee
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee
Metis Economic Development Trust
Louis Riel Capital Corporation

 

Jack Park
Northwest Metis Council Inc.

Audrey Frances Chartrand

Vice-President

Minister: Health & Early Learning Child Care

Executive Committee of Cabinet

Audrey Frances Chartrand

Richard Genaille

Board Member

Minister: Sports & Youth

Richard Genaille

John Parenteau

Board Member

Minister: Fisheries

John Parenteau
Southeast Regional Metis Corp.

Denise Thomas

Vice-President

Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations, Sixties Scoop, Consultation
Associate Minister: Land Claims

Executive Committee of Cabinet
Alternate to President Chartrand on MNC

Denise Thomas

Jean Desrosiers

Board Member

Minister: Agriculture & French Languages

Provincial HRD Committee

Jean Desrosiers

Shawn Nault

Board Member

Associate Minister: Natural Resources & Citizenship

Shawn Nault
Southwest Regional Office Inc.

Leah LaPlante

Vice-President

Minister: Natural Resources & Citizenship
Associate Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations

Executive Committee of Cabinet
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee
Metis Economic Development Trust
Louis Riel Capital Corporation

Leah LaPlante

John Fleury

Board Member

Minister: Metis Employment & Training (MET)

Provincial HRD Committee
Executive Policy Committee
Provincial Advisory Committee

John Fleury

William Neal Goodon

Board Member

Minister: Housing & Property Management
Associate Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations - Housing

Executive Committee of Cabinet
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee

William Neal Goodon
The Pas Region Inc.

Judith Marie Mayer

Vice-President

Minister: Constitution, Metis Rights, Metis Nation Agenda & Governance
Associate Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations - Governance

Judith Marie Mayer

Darrel Ferland

Board Member

Associate Minister: Economic Development

Darrel Ferland

Joan Ledoux

Board Member

Minister: Provincial Education
Associate Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations - Education & Training
Associate Minister: Metis Employment & Training (MET)

Joan Ledoux
Thompson Regional Office

Julyda Lagimodiere

Vice-President

Minister: Justice

Julyda Lagimodiere

Mildred Dorion

Board Member

Associate Minister: Environment & Mining

Mildred Dorion

Vincent Parenteau

Board Member

Minister: Environment & Mining

Vincent Parenteau
Winnipeg Metis Association Inc.

Andrew Carrier

Vice-President

Minister: Michif Languages & Residential Schools
Minister: Residential Schools
Minister: Riel House
Minister: Pemmican Publications
Minister: Metis Community Liaison Department

Strategic Planning & Policy Committee
Metis Economic Development Trust

Andrew Carrier

David Beaudin

Board Member

Associate Minister: Provincial Education

David  Beaudin

JoAnne Remillard

Board Member

Associate Minister: Metis Child and Family Services

JoAnne Remillard
Infinity Women

Anita Campbell

Spokesperson

Minister: Finance and Human Resources

Executive Committee of Cabinet
Provincial HRD Committee
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee
Metis Economic Development Trust
Louis Riel Capital Corporation

Anita Campbell