Schaubroeck, Simon

Simon Schaubroeck Senior Actuarial Associate Canada Life Winnipeg, Manitoba   Simon’s personal and professional interests are similar such that he loves being a part of a successful team. Professionally, that means working together to creatively solve complex questions and issues that may arise with his work in the insurance industry. Personally, that means working together…

Sagenes, Eric

Eric Sagenes Staff Officer Manitoba Teachers’ Society Winnipeg, Manitoba   Transformational leadership and advocacy are two of Eric’s professional interests. He wants to understand how transformational leadership can empower and support others to create a better society. Personally, he is interested in equity and social justice. Having travelled and volunteered globally, it has made him…

Oliver, Amy

Amy Oliver President Amy Oliver & Company Winnipeg, Manitoba   Amy is president of Amy Oliver + Co, a consulting firm that provides expert strategic advice on initiatives related to healthcare and equity in Canada. With a background as an executive and as a licenced pharmacist, Amy values servant leadership having committed her entire professional…

Neufeld, Brad

Brad Neufeld Chief, Manitoba and Saskatchewan Department of Public Safety Winnipeg, Manitoba   Brad has spent nearly 20 years in different positions with the federal government. Currently, Brad is working with the Department of Public Safety as Chief, Manitoba and Saskatchewan, where his is responsible for a wide variety of national security files. Over the…

McKay, Regina

Regina McKay Labour Director & CUPE Member United Way Winnipeg & CUPE Local 2348 Winnipeg, Manitoba   Gina McKay is a proud CUPE member and Labour Director at United Way Winnipeg. Building stronger and more inclusive labour movements is a passion for Gina. She is an active lgbtq2+ Métis activist on human rights and equity…

Kelly, Michael

Michael Kelly Director of Health, Safety and Education Manitoba Federation of Labour Winnipeg, Manitoba   Mike is the full time Director of the Health, Safety and Education for the Manitoba Federation of Labour, based in Winnipeg. After 4 years as the Executive Director of the MFL Occupation Health Centre, a community health centre focused on…

Goodon, William

William Goodon Minister of Housing and Property Management Manitoba Metis Federation Brandon, Manitoba   Will has built a career with a combination of community service & entrepreneurship. Partnering with his father, Will is an ownership partner in motel projects in southwestern Manitoba, with properties in Deloraine, Boissevain & Killarney. In June 2014, Will was elected…

Crothers, Blake

Blake Crothers Union Negotiator UFCW Local 832 Winnipeg, Manitoba   Blake is a full-time union negotiator for UFCW Local 832 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is also a Vice-President on the Manitoba Federation of Labour Executive Council, the local’s representative for UFCW Canada’s Political Action Committee and sits on the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA)…

Cassie, Angela

Angela Cassie Entrepreneur Winnipeg, Manitoba   A sought-after speaker on leadership and museum practice, Angela Cassie has presented to audiences across Canada and around the world. A member of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights’ inaugural leadership team, which she contributed significantly to the development of the first new Canadian national museum in 45 years.…

Zamin, Deborah

Deborah Zamin Vice Principal Toronto District School Board Toronto, Ontario   Deborah holds a Hons. BA, M.Ed., OCT and is a vice-principal with the Toronto District School Board, where she served in one of the largest dual track K-6 elementary schools and currently in a large inner city middle school. Fluently trilingual, she has taught…