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…

Yiu, Adrianne

Adrianne Yiu Senior Strategy Manager, Change Management TELUS Digital Toronto, Ontario   Adrianne is passionate about cultivating inclusive environments for people to realize their potential. Adrianne’s leadership journey has spanned across sectors and provided her with the privilege to lead and learn from many diverse teams. In her current role as Senior Strategy Manager, Change…

Wigmore, Andrew

Andrew Wigmore Chair, Young Professionals Committee on the NCR Executive Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada Ottawa, Ontario   Andrew’s personal interests include sports, travelling, video games, movies, and spending time with friends. He also spent his days renovating his home and volunteering with PIPSC and the CLC. Andrew enjoys exploring new restaurants…

Wiebe, Justin

Justin Wiebe Program Manager Mastercard Foundation Toronto, Ontario   Justin is Michif (Métis) from Saskatoon in Treaty 6 and Métis Territory, and currently lives in Toronto in territories covered by the Dish with One Spoon Wampum Belt Covenant. Justin is passionate about rethinking philanthropy, youth leadership, and building movements of solidarity across different communities. He…

Westbury, Janet

Janet Westbury Experiential Education Coordinator, Department of Health Sciences Brock University Niagara, Ontario   Janet resides in Niagara where she has built her career within the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences at Brock University. Her diversity stems from being both an educator and a health care professional. She works closely with students, constantly collaborates with…

Thompson, David

David Thompson Chief Executive Officer / Director General Canadian Forces Housing Agency – Department of National Defence Ottawa, Ontario   As CEO, Canadian Armed Forces Housing Agency (CFHA), National Defence, David is rewarded by contributing to the quality of life of Canadian Armed Forces members and their families, and proud to have led CFHA to…