Board of Directors



Jane Helbrecht   President
Partner, Acuity HR Solutions

Jeff Kitchen   Vice-President
Vice-President, Associate General Counsel
Law Department, Great West Life Assurance Co.

Ryan Palmer   Treasurer
Senior Manager, Tax Advisory, KPMG LLP

Ainsley Cunningham   Secretary
Manager, Education/Communications
Manitoba Securities Commission

Dwayne Marling  Past President
Special Assistant, Office of the Deputy Premier and Minister of Families, Province of Manitoba

Christa Walkden   Member at Large
President, 49th Parallel Tax Services Inc.


Tanys Bjornson
Crown Counsel, Manitoba Justice, Legal Services Branch

Holly Dandonneau
Teacher, St. John’s-Ravenscourt School

Patricia Hardy
President/CEO, Tunnelwood Group

Donovan Henzel
Director Administration, CPA Manitoba
& Executive Director, CPA MB Foundation

Charles Huband  (life member)
Lawyer, Taylor McCaffrey

Theresa Kuzina
Associate VP, Marketing & Communication,
Steinbach Credit Union

Melissa McAlister
Owner Principal Architect, Prairie Architects Inc.

Gary Pachal
AVP Financial Reporting, Investors Group

Ryan Segal
Community Planner, Urban Systems