Board of Directors

Dean Schinkel

Karen Cornejo
Immediate Past Chair

Zoe Richardson
Vice Chair and Chair, Investment Committee

Michael Choiselat

Michael Holmes
Treasurer, Chair of Finance

Heather Williams
Chair, Children’s Hospital Guild of Manitoba

Peter Davey
Chair Nominating / Governance Committee

Dr. Janet Grabowski
Chair, Child Health Advisory Committee

Chris Kauenhofen
Representative, Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba

Carly Shuler
Chair, Marketing/Fundraising Committee

Dr. Cheryl Rockman-Greenberg
Chair, Honorary Directors Council

Darcy Strutinsky
Chair, Human Resources Committee

Carmyn Aleshka

Diane Boyle

Wilf Brock

Robert Darling

Ashley Holtmann

Kathryn Hordienko

Priti Mehta-Shah

Dr. Michael Narvey

Sam Pellettieri

Karin Pooley

Virginia Torrie

Holly Toupin

Munther Zeid


Ex Officio

Dr. Patricia Birk – Medical Director, Department Head of Pediatrics & Child Health

Dr. Grant Hatch – Interim CEO and Head of Research, Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba

Nicole Sneath – Program Director, Child Health, WRHA

Ronan Segrave – Interim Chief Operating Officer, Health Sciences Centre

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


By-Laws as approved on April 15, 2014

Honorary Directors Council 2019

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


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