About the Foundation

Board of Directors 2018/2019

Dean Schinkel

Karen Cornejo
Past Chair

Michael Choiselat
Secretary of the Board

Peter Davey
Chair Nominating / Governance Committee

Robert Darling
Chair, Investment Committee

Carly Shuler
Chair, Marketing & Communications Committee

Darcy Strutinsky
Chair, Human Resources Committee

Dr. Janet Grabowski
Chair, Child Health Advisory Committee

Dr. Cheryl Rockman-Greenberg
Chair, Advisory Council

Chris Kauenhofen
Representative, Children’s Hospital Research Institute - Board

Carmyn Aleshka

Diane Boyle

Wilf Brock

Priti Mehta-Shah

Dr. Michael Narvey

Sam Pellettieri

Anna Sikora

Holly Toupin

Munther Zeid


Ex Officio

Stefano Grande – President & CEO, Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba

Dr. Terry Klassen – Medical Director, Department Head of Pediatrics & Child Health, CEO and Head of Research, Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba

Ronan Segrave – Interim Chief Operating Officer, Health Sciences Centre

Monika Warren – Program Director, Child Health, WRHA



By-Laws as approved on April 15, 2014

Advisory Council

Dr. Cheryl Rockman-Greenberg, Chair
Colleen Horbay
David Johnston
Helen Litz
John Myers
Jim Rae
Jim Sangster
Earnest Shapera
Fiona Webster Mourant
Marie-Alice Grassick
Meredith McArthur


Other Volunteer Leadership Opportunities

The Children’s Hospital of Manitoba also convenes a number of standing committees essential to the Foundation’s success and well-being. Committees include:

  • Advisory Council
  • Child Health Advisory Committee
  • Development (Fundraising)
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Investment
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Nominating/Governance