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What we do

Our work focuses on engaging with Manitobans. We live out our mission through programs based in the province, and we inspire understanding and support for MCC’s relief, development and peace work around the world.

MCC Manitoba leadership and board

Leadership team

  • Darryl Loewen, Executive Director
  • Carlee Friesen, Director of Finance
  • Josue Figueroa, Director of Social Enterprise
  • Iliana Friesen, Director of Human Resources
  • Valorie Block, Development and Communications Director
  • Joanna Hiebert Bergen, Program Director

Board of directors

  • Janet Plenert, Chair | Mennonite Church Manitoba
  • Ed Barkman, Vice-chair | Evangelical Mennonite Conference
  • Lloyd Plett, Treasurer | Director at large
  • John Wieler, Secretary | Mennonite Brethren Church of Manitoba
  • Joan Alty | Mennonite Brethren Church of Manitoba
  • Robert Goertzen | Evangelical Mennonite Conference
  • Yvonne Stoesz | Mennonite Church Manitoba
  • Carla Kehler | Director at large
  • Maureen Gathogo | Director at large
  • Danika Warkentin | Mennonite Church Manitoba

MCC’s leadership is committed to transparency. For security purposes, we do not provide their email addresses on our website. If you’d like to contact a member of our leadership team, please contact us and we’ll make sure your message reaches the appropriate person.

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