MANITOBA WOMEN’S INSTITUTE

2022 – 2023 COMMITTEE  STRUCTURES

Board Members: Gisela Nolting – Wpg/Interlake; Jacqueline Chartrand – Eastern; Peggy Bradshaw – Southwest & Northwest; Heather Cummings – Gov’t Appointee; Michele Gurman – Gov’t Appointee; Denise Joss – FWIC; Ann Mandziuk – Acting Home Ec.; Thelma Blahey – MB Agric & Resource Dev.; Liz Chongva – Acting President-Elect; Debra Barrett – President; Angela Pickett – Exec Admin (EA)

MWI Committees:

Executive: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva, Gisela Nolting, Angela Pickett (EA), Thelma Blahey (MB Ag. Liaison), Ann Mandziuk (Home Ec.)

Finance: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva, Gisela Nolting, Ann Mandziuk, Angela Pickett (EA)

Nomination: Jacqueline Chartrand, Liz Chongva

Bylaw & Policy: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva, Thelma Blahey

Marketing & Promotion: Ann Mandziuk (Chair), Liz Chongva, Heather Cummings, Debra Barrett, Michele Gurman, Angela Pickett (EA),

Resolutions: Debora Durnin-Richards (Chair), Karen Kaplan, Barb Stienwandt, Trish Masniuk

Scholarship: Peggy Bradshaw (Chair), Rose Keiper, Gisela Nolting, Dorothy Braun

Virtual AGM 2023: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva, Angela Pickett (EA), Jacqueline Chartrand, Diane Burelle

MWI Women’s Day 2022-2023: Ann Mandziuk, Liz Chongva, Jacqueline Chartrand, Diane Burelle

Agriculture & Rural Development: Gisela Nolting (Chair), Heather Cummings, Michele Gurman

Strategic Plan: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva, Thelma Blahey, Jacqueline Chartrand

Made in Manitoba Project: Peggy Bradshaw (Chair), Audrey Wadell, Donna Young, Debbie Melosky, Diane Burelle

Restructuring Committee: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva  (committee on hiatus)

MWI Memberships with External Organizations for 2022 – 2023

Federated Women’s Institutes of Canada (FWIC): Denise Joss (2022-2025)

International Peace Gardens (IPG): Heather Cummings

Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC): Gisela Nolting

Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba (PCWM): Liz Chongva, Jacqueline Chartrand

National Council of Women of Canada: Debra Barrett, Trish Masniuk

Costume Museum of Canada: Liz Chongva

Reweaving Support Program: Debra Barrett, Jacqueline Chartrand

ACWW Coordinator for Manitoba (pending): Gisela Nolting (Nomination sent to ACWW)