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

David Chartrand
Interlake Metis Association Inc.

Alfred Anderson

Vice-President

Minister: Natural Resources & Agriculture

Alfred Anderson

Mona Marie Buors

Board Member

Associate Minister: Health
Associate Minister: Heritage, Culture, Sports & Youth

Mona Marie Buors

Jack Park

Board Member

Minister: Energy and Infrastructure
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

Audrey Frances Chartrand

Richard Genaille

Board Member

   

Richard Genaille

John Parenteau

Board Member

Minister: Fisheries

John Parenteau
Southeast Regional Metis Corp.

Denise Thomas

Vice-President

Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations
Associate Minister: Land Claims
Alternate to President Chartrand on MNC

Denise Thomas

Jean Desrosiers

Board Member

Minister: Environment & Mining
Member: Provincial HRD Committee

Jean Desrosiers

Carol Laramee

Board Member

Associate Minister: Metis Child and Family Services

Carol Laramee
Southwest Regional Office Inc.

Leah LaPlante

Vice-President

Minister: Economic Development
Associate Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee
Metis Economic Development Trust
Louis Riel Capital Corporation

Leah LaPlante

John Fleury

Board Member

Minister: Metis Employment & Training (MET)
Member: Provincial HRD Committee
Member: Executive Policy Committee
Member: Provincial Advisory Committee

John Fleury

William Neal Goodon

Board Member

Minister: Housing & Property Management
Associate Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee

William Neal Goodon
The Pas Region Inc.

Judith Marie Mayer

Vice-President

Minister: Metis Child and Family Services
Associate Minister: Tripartite Self-Government Negotiations

Judith Marie Mayer

Darrel Ferland

Board Member

 

Darrel Ferland

Joan Ledoux

Board Member

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

Joan Ledoux
Thompson Regional Office

Julyda Lagimodiere

Vice-President

Minister: Justice

Julyda Lagimodiere

Vincent Parenteau

Board Member

Associate Minister: Natural Resources & Agriculture

Vincent Parenteau
Winnipeg Metis Association Inc.

Ron Chartrand

Vice-President

Minister: Heritage, Culture, Sports & Youth

Ron Chartrand

Claire Riddle

Board Member

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

Claire Riddle

Andrew Carrier

Board Member

Minister: Pemmican Publications
Associate Minister: Economic Development
Minister: Michif Languages & Residential Schools
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee
Metis Economic Development Trust

Andrew Carrier
Infinity Women

Anita Campbell

Spokesperson

Minister: Finance and Human Resources
Provincial HRD Committee
Strategic Planning & Policy Committee
Metis Economic Development Trust
Louis Riel Capital Corporation

Anita Campbell