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Council

The Council is the governing body of the College of Dietitians of Manitoba (the College). The Council manages and conducts the activities of the College in accordance with the Act, Regulations, and Bylaws.

Council is comprised of regulated members and public members. The College is required to have public members to assure transparency and accountability for the public. Public members help the College identify conflicts between professional and public interest and bring a community perspective to its decision-making and policy development.

Council members serve at least one two-year term and are involved with at least one Committee.

Mandate

To ensure public protection and confidence, Council members:

  • Unite their diverse expertise to build and maintain a strong governance foundation
  • Provide management with strategic direction
  • Demonstrate leadership to the College’s shareholder and stakeholders

Members

Jenna Hart, RD Chair
Catherine Marshall, RD Vice Chair
Laura Creek Newman, RD Past Chair
Ginette Le Gal RD Member
Alyssa Lewis, RD Member
Kelly Kaleta, RD Member
Lorna Shaw, RD Member
Nikki Hawrylyshen, RD Member
Stephen Graham Public Representative (Government Appointed)
Karen Kumka Public Representative (Government Appointed)
Helga Wheddon Public Representative (Government Appointed)

Nominations

The College Council is seeking nominations for two (2) Director to site on Council for a two-year term starting November 2021.

Call for Nominations 2021

Nomination Form

Meetings

Council meetings occur six times a year.

The College also holds an Annual General Meeting in late fall of each year. All registrants of the College are invited to attend.

AGM Minutes 2020

Proposed Bylaw Amendment-Results

Dates and Times > News & Events

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