Caucus/Cabinet

The Manitoba Metis Federation's Caucus/Cabinet 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 Spokeswoman of the Infinity Women Secretariat

The Caucus/Cabinet 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

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 Secretariat

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