Leadership Council

Tech Manitoba's Gender Parity Leadership Council is a group of C-suite executives with backgrounds in tech, education and the not-for-profit world committed to gender parity. The Council has been a driving since the start and continues to improve the initiative with their wisdom and guidance.

Beth Bell

Beth Bell |
Council Co-Chair
Vice President - Enterprise & Commercial Canada
IBM Canada

Robbie Zetariuk

Robbie Zetariuk |
Xplornet Enterprise Solutions

Mark Alexiuk

Mark Alexiuk |
Chief Technology Officer
Officer of Sightline Innovation Inc

Kimberley Puhach

Kimberley Puhach |
Associate Vice President of Human Resources


Lydie Toupin-Mulvihill

Lydie Toupin-Mulvihill |
Maven Committee Chair and Liaison
Principal IT PM Manager

Dr. Stefi Baum

Dr. Stefi Baum |
Dean of the Faculty of Science
University of Manitoba

Jodi Moskal

Jodi Moskal |
Winnipeg business and community leader and Co-Founder MOSKAL Electric Ltd.

Mary Lobson

Mary Lobson |
Executive Director
EVA Manitoba (Ending Violence Across Manitoba Inc.)

Laural Porth-Jones

Laural Porth-Jones |
Industrial Technology Advisor - Specialized in Digital Technology Adoption
National Research Council of Canada

Darryl Long

Darryl Long |
Managing Director
Ubisoft Winnipeg

Ted Fransen

Ted Fransen |
Superintendent & CEO
Pembina Trails School Division

Women in tech Committee

Wome in Tech Committee members are dedicated to attracting youth and mid-career women to tech and supporting those already working in the sector. The Committee welcomes all people interested in making tech more inclusive and diverse through events, workshops and programming.

Lydie Toupin-Mulvihill

Lydie Toupin-Mulvihill |
Maven Committee Chair and Liaison
Principal IT PM Manager

Nusraat Masood

Nusraat Masood |
(Annual Workplan Manager)
Program Director for WISE Kid-Netic Energy and Director of IEEQ (Internationally Educated Engineers Qualification) Program
University of Manitoba

Marnie Groenveld

Marnie Groeneveld |
Senior Manager of Career Development Services
Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology (MITT)

Joel dandeneau

Joel Dandeneau |
Director of People and Culture
ID Fusion Software

Anne Daeninck

Anne Daeninck |
Director of Integration Services
Canada Life

Lindy Scholz

Lindy Scholz |
Manager, Technology Risk and Compliance
Canada Life

Jessica Watson

Jessica Watson |
Success Coach, Creativity Coach, Life Coach
Turn Yourself Up Coaching

Tamara Olson

Tamara Olson |
Senior Recruiter
Online Business Systems

Tara Brown

Tara Brown |
(Annual Workplan Manager)
Program Coordinator for the Applied Computer Education Department
Red River College

Jennifer Burdett

Jennifer Burdett |
Senior Program Manager on the Customer Experience Team


Marnie-Leigh Boulet |
Program Coordinator
Red River College

Tech Manitoba’s Gender Parity initiative is supported by funding from Women and Gender Equality Canada.

Status of Women Canada Canada

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