MANITOBA WOMEN’S INSTITUTE

2023 – 2024 COMMITTEE  STRUCTURES

 

Board Members:

Debra Barrett – President                                            Debra Barrett – FWIC

Liz Chongva – President-Elect                                    Vacant – Northwest

Mallory Makinson – Office Administrator  (OA)  Vacant – Southwest

Gisela Nolting – Wpg/Interlake                                 Jacqueline Chartrand – Eastern

Heather Cummings – Gov’t Appointee                    Michele Gurman – Gov’t Appointee

Ann Mandziuk – Acting Home Ec (MAHA)             Thelma Blahey – MB  Agriculture

                                                        

MWI Committees:

Executive: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva, Gisela Nolting, Mallory Makinson (OA), Thelma Blahey (MB Ag. Liaison), Ann Mandziuk (Home Ec.)

Finance: Debra Barrett (Chair), Liz Chongva, Gisela Nolting, Ann Mandziuk, Mallory Makinson (OA)

Nomination: Liz Chongva, Vacant

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

Marketing & Promotion: Ann Mandziuk (Chair), Liz Chongva, Heather Cummings, Debra Barrett, Michele Gurman, Mallory Makinson (OA),

Resolutions: Debora Durnin-Richards (Chair), Karen Kaplan, Barb Stienwandt, Trish Masniuk, Debra Barret (Board Rep), Valerie Watt

Scholarship: Gisela Nolting (Chair), Rose Kieper, Dorothy Braun, Sheena Letexier

AGM 2024 Virtual/Hybrid & MWI Women’s Day: Debra Barrett (Chair), Gisela Nolting, Liz Chongva, Marge Knutsen, Mallory Makinson (OA)

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

Strategic Plan: Debra Barrett (Chair), vacant, Thelma Blahey

Made in Manitoba Project: Michele Gurman (Chair), Debra Barrett, Diane Burelle

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

 

MWI Memberships with External Organizations for 2023 – 2024

Federated Women’s Institutes of Canada (FWIC): Debra Barrett (2022-2025)

FWIC Outreach & Communication Committee 2022-2023: Debra Barrett

International Peace Gardens (IPG): Heather Cummings

Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC): Gisela Nolting

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

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

ACWW Coordinator for Manitoba: Gisela Nolting