Board of Directors & Committee Members

The Young Associates are a prominant group of Winnipeg’s Young Leaders. The Board and Committees include entrepreneurs, business professionals, and future leaders in Winnipeg’s business communitee and the Asper School of Business. 

 

Aaron Denysuik

Aaron Denysuik

Chair

Carly Edmundson

Carly Edmundson

Vice-Chair & Recruitment Chair

Laura Haines-Morrissette

Laura Haines-Morrissette

Nominating & Governance Committee Chair

Joseph Lovelace

Joseph Lovelace

School Relations Committee Chair

Wilson Low

Wilson Low

Programming Chair

Victoria Penner

Victoria Penner

Matthew Thomson

Matthew Thomson

Black & White Committee Chair

Josh Zaporzan

Josh Zaporzan

Boardroom Series Chair

Hadia Asif

Katharyn Burczynski

Taylor Caldwell

Past Chairs

2015-2018 Scott Roehl

2014-2015 John Jabs

2013-2014 Brent Bailey

2011-2013 Alan Goddard

2009-2011 Tracy Graham

2007-2009 Rennie Zegalski

2005-2007 Manny Atwal

2003-2005 Brad Peacock

2001-2003 Colin Ryan

1998-2001 John Proven

1996-1998 Leonard Asper

1993-1996 Rosanne Hill Blaisdell

Committees

 

Associates Liaison

Aaron Denysuik, Carly Edmundson

To maintain and enhance the communication and relationship between the Associates and the Young Associates, as well as to identify value that can be added to both organizations.

 

School Relations

Joseph Lovelace,
Chair

To work with the Asper School of Business to identify areas requiring financial and non-financial support and then organizing YA resources to support these areas.

 

Programming

Wilson Low,
Chair

To develop and execute events aimed at improving our member’s exposure to, and understanding of, business trends within the Manitoba economy for professional development. Events include the popular Executive Board Room Series, Professional Development/Learning Series, and Mapping Manitoba. The committee also aims to develop and execute events aimed at enhancing the networking and social aspects of YA. Social events planned include the Holiday Party, BBQ Wrap- up, and our monthly TGITs.

 

Membership

Carly Edmundson,
Chair

To develop and execute strategies to attract new members as well as engage and retain the existing YA members. Events include New Member Nights.

To develop and execute strategies aimed at building internal/external awareness, greater understanding, and support of the YA and its mandate.

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