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The Honourable Janice C. Filmon, C.M., O.M., Lieutenant-Governor of Manitoba

Executive Committee (2015-2016)

Gary R. McEwen, President
Alan Mason, Vice-President
Harry Duckworth, Past President
David Finnbogason, Treasurer
Jane Fudge, Secretary
Carl James, Member at Large
Jim Smith, Member at Large

Council (year of term end)

Wayne Arseny (2017)
Dennis Butcher (2016)
Dr. Gordon Goldsborough (2018)
Charles Huband (2017)
Kevin Lamoureux (2018)
Dr. John Lehr (2018)
Ross Metcalfe (2016)
Robert O’Kell (2017)
Heather Richardson (2017)
Carol Scott (2017)
Darryl Toews (2018)
Joyce Wawrykow (2016)

Centennial Business Committee

Dan Furlan, Chair

Centennial Farm Committee

Anne MacVicar, Chair
Denise Kolesar
David McDowell
Corinne Tellier
Wade Warren

Centennial Organization Committee

Dan Furlan, Chair

Publications Committee

Dr. Gordon Goldsborough, Chair
Robert Coutts
Frieda Esau Klippenstein
James Burns
Maria Zbigniewicz
Greg Thomas
Sheila Grover

Manitoba History

Robert Coutts, Editor in Chief
Dr. Esyllt Jones, Associate Editor
Dr. Gordon Goldsborough, Pageant Editor, Production and Promotions Coordinator
Frieda Esau Klippenstein, Book Reviews Editor
James A. Burns, Copy Editor
Salix Consulting, Design & Layout

Editorial Advisory Board:
David Carr, University of Manitoba Press
Lyle Dick, Winnipeg
Jean Friesen, University of Manitoba
Jim Mochoruk, University of North Dakota
Michael Payne, Ottawa
Adele Perry, University of Manitoba

McWilliams Award Jurors

Jim Richtik, Chair
Barry Bills
Ron Kirbyson
Anne Morton

Program Committee

Carl James, Chair
Patricia Forsythe-Gouriluk, Multicultural Dinners
Dr. John Lehr, Field Trips
Joyce Wawrykow

Historic Preservation Committee

James Kostuchuk, Co-Chair
Dr. Gordon Goldsborough
, Co-Chair
Ross Metcalfe
Joyce Wawrykow


Heather Richardson, Chair

Macdonald Dinner

Gary McEwen, Chair
Linda McDowell
Bette Mueller
Ross Metcalfe
Dennis Butcher

Young Historians

James Kostuchuk, Chair
Kevin Lamoureux

Page revised: 17 November 2015

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