Board of Directors 2018/19

Executive Committee

PRESIDENT: Catherine Robbins
PAST PRESIDENT: Millie Hildebrand
VICE PRESIDENT: Stuart Sladden
SECRETARY: Naomi Russell
TREASURER: Adam Kilfoyle

Program Chairs

CHORALFEST MANITOBA: Allison Pauls
LIBRARY: Janna Banman
MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS: Karen Giesbrecht
MEMBERSHIP: Stephanie Pinette
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Roberta Matheson
PROVINCIAL HONOUR CHOIRS: Marilyn Redekop
FUND DEVELOPMENT: TBA

Regional Representatives

CENTRAL: Mary Siemens
EASTMAN: Michael Dueck
INTERLAKE: Lauren Dobko
NORMAN: Kim Jones
PARKLAND: TBA
WESTMAN: Michelle Chyzyk

Ex Officio

MMEA REPRESENTATIVE: Catherine Robbins

Staff

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Robert Neufeld
FINANCE: Ron Krug
WEBSITE MANAGER: Vic Hooper

 

ABOUT THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts (music) degree from the University of Winnipeg and a Bachelor of Religious Studies (choral conducting concentration) degree from Mennonite Brethren Bible College, now known as Canadian Mennonite University. He is busy as accompanist, performing for weddings, funerals, festivals, grad recitals, and church music events, a longtime member of Winnipeg’s premiere baroque ensemble Canzona, the CMU Alumni Choir, and has sung occasionally with the Winnipeg Singers, the Winnipeg Philharmonic Choir, Renaissance Voices, and Ecco. Robert serves as the Executive Director of the Manitoba Choral Association and the Foundation for Choral Music in Manitoba, the Manitoba representative for Choral Canada, and holds a position as organist at First Mennonite Church.


AGM Notice

The Annual General Meeting of the MCA was held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 12:00 pm
at Canadian Mennonite University, South Campus, 600 Shaftesbury Blvd, Winnipeg, MB. A light lunch was served during the meeting. All MCA members and the public are cordially invited to attend the AGMs. The following slate of officers was ratified for 2018-19.


MANITOBA CHORAL ASSOCIATION
SLATE OF OFFICERS 2018-19

Executive
President: Catherine Robbins
Past President: Millie Hildebrand
Vice President: Stuart Sladden*
Secretary: Naomi Russell
Treasurer: Adam Kilfoyle

Program Chairs
ChoralFest Manitoba: Stuart Sladden/Allison Pauls*
Fund Development: TBA
Library: Janna Banman
Marketing & Communications: Karen Giesbrecht
Membership: Stephanie Pinette  
Professional Development: Roberta Matheson
Provincial Honour Choirs: Marilyn Redekop

Regional Representatives
Central: Mary Siemens
Eastman: Michael Dueck
Interlake: Lauren Dobko
Parkland: TBA
NorMan: Kim Jones
Westman: Michelle Chyzyk*

*Indicates new (incoming) individuals