MCC Canada sponsoring denominations

MCC Canada is grateful for the support of our sponsoring denominations and their congregations and members:

MCC Canada

Leadership

  • Rick Cober Bauman, Executive Director
  • Joni Sawatzky, Executive Assistant
  • Pam Peters-Pries, Associate Director, Programs
  • Mark Epp, Director, Programs
  • Karen Grace Pankratz, Director, Human Resources
  • Melaney Reimer, Director, IT and Operations
  • Scott Campbell, Director, Communications and Donor Relations
  • Valerie Hagen, Director, Finance

Board of Directors

  • Paul Gilbert , Chairperson | Member-at-Large
  • Walter Thiessen, Vice Chair | Eastern Canada
  • Scott Siemens, Treasurer | Member-at-Large
  • Cindy Klassen, Secretary | Canadian Council of Anabaptist Leaders
  • Henry Buhler | MCC Manitoba
  • David Chow | Member-at-Large
  • Laurence Fontaine | Member-at-Large
  • Sandra Friesen-Peters | MCC Alberta
  • Oscar Cardozo | Canadian Council of Anabaptist Leaders
  • Selena Friesen | Canadian Council of Anabaptist Leaders
  • Laura Hanna | Canadian Council of Anabaptist Leaders
  • Lynn Rempel | MCC Ontario
  • Dan Siebert | MCC Saskatchewan
  • Peter Wolfe | MCC BC

MCC Alberta

Leadership

  • Thomas Coldwell, Executive Director
  • Orlando Vasquez, Associate Director (also Program Director)
  • Anne Boehlig, Administration Coordinator
  • Iliana Friesen, Human Resources Coordinator
  • Ron Janz, Accountant
  • Robin Grimstead, Development Director

Board of Directors

  • Sandra Friesen-Peters, Chair | Evangelical Mennonite Church
  • Edwin Dening, Treasurer | Member-at-Large
  • Connie Grove, Secretary | Member-at-Large
  • Cindy Klassen, Director | Member-at-Large
  • David Zentner, Director | Member-at-Large
  • Barb Heidebrecht, Director | Mennonite Church Alberta
  • Bruce Erickson, Director | Mennonite Brethren
  • Marguerite Jack, Director | Mennonite Church Alberta
  • Robert Enns | Mennonite Brethren
  • John Bueckert | Evangelical Mennonite Church
  • David Kauffman | North West Conference
  • Maria Alejandra Toro | North West Conference

MCC British Columbia

Leadership

  • Jim Burkinshaw, Director of Finance & Administration
  • Melissa Giles, Director of Programs
  • Ron Ratzlaff, Interim Advancement Director
  • Wayne Bremner, Executive Director

Board of Directors

  • Peter Wolfe, Chair | Mennonite Brethren Conference
  • Terry Christie, Treasurer | Mennonite Church Conference
  • Ingrid Schultz, Secretary | Mennonite Church Conference
  • Tim Kroeker, Director | Mennonite Brethren Conference
  • James Toews, Director | Mennonite Brethren Conference
  • Don Klaassen, Director | Mennonite Brethren Church
  • Gerry Grunau, Director | Mennonite Church Conference
  • Karen Heidebrecht Thiessen, Director | Mennonite Church Conference

MCC Manitoba

Leadership

  • Darryl Loewen, Executive Director
  • Brad Reimer, Director of Donor Advisement & Special Projects
  • Carlee Friesen, Director of Finance & Administration
  • Deborah Martin-Koop, Programs Director
  • Valorie Block, Communications & Donor Relations Director
  • Viniece Blain, Director of Social Enterprise

Board of Directors

  • Peter Kehler | Christian Mennonite Church
  • Ed Barkman, Personnel Committee | Evangelical Mennonite Conference
  • Murray Barkman, Board Development Committee | Evangelical Mennonite Conference
  • Rodney Stahn, Executive Committee | Evangelical Mennonite Mission Conference
  • Dan Block, Finance Committee | Mennonite Brethren Church of Manitoba
  • Kelsey Hutton, Board Development Committee | Mennonite Church Manitoba
  • Kevin Drudge, Secretary, Executive Committee, Personnel Committee | Mennonite Church Manitoba
  • Yvonne Stoesz, Board Development Committee | Mennonite Church Manitoba
  • Peter Nickel | Reinland Mennonite Church
  • Catherine Enns, Chair, Board Development Committee, Executive Committee, Finance Committee, Personnel Committee | Director-at-large
  • Henry Buhler, Vice-Chair, Executive Committee, Personnel Committee | Director-at-large
  • Janessa Giesbrecht | Director-at-large
  • Tony Schellenberg, Treasurer, Finance Committee, Executive Committee | Director-at-large
  • Isaac Schlegel, Student Representative | Canadian Mennonite University

MCC Maritimes

MCC Newfoundland and Labrador

MCC Ontario

Leadership

  • John Head, Executive Director
  • Kim Lester, Associate Executive Director
  • Wendy Adema, Program Director
  • Michelle Brenneman, Director of Human Resources
  • Jan Martens Janzen, Director of Social Enterprise

Board of Directors

  • Mike Tennant, Chair
  • Lynn Rempel, Vice-Chair
  • Rich Janzen, Secretary
  • Luke Jantzi, Treasurer
  • John Head, Executive Director
  • Kathleen Leadley, Conference Representative | BIC
  • Matthew Miles, Conference Representative | BIC
  • John Friesen, Conference Representative | Old Colony
  • Trisha Ashworth, Conference Representative | MCEC
  • Scott Beech, Conference Representative | MCEC
  • Fiona Mo, Conference Representative | MCEC
  • Keith Regehr, Conference Representative | MCEC
  • Denis Wall, Conference Representative | MB
  • Linda Branton, Conference Representative | MB
  • Keith Martin, Additional Board Representative
  • Anita Dong, Additional Board Representative
  • Madeleine Neufeld, Young Adult Representative | Conrad Grebel University College
  • Andrew Cullar, Young Adult Representative | Conrad Grebel University College

MCC Quebec

MCC Saskatchewan

Leadership

  • Amanda Dodge, Program Director
  • Rick Guenther, Communications and Donor Relations Director
  • Eileen Klassen Hamm, Executive Director

Board of Directors

  • Dan Siebert, Chair of the Board | MB
  • Carlin Fehr, Vice-Chair | BIC
  • Cory Regier, Treasurer | MB
  • Trevor Siemens, Secretary | MC SK
  • Leonard Bachiu, Member | MB
  • Denise Epp, Member | MC SK
  • Jacquie Block, Member | Alumni
  • David Epp, Member | MC SK
  • Peter Guenther, Member
  • Lyle Stucky, Member | Thrift
  • Ana Janzen, Member