Winnipeg Football Club Announces Changes to Board of Directors

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Winnipeg Football Club Announces Changes to Board of Directors

WINNIPEG, MB., January 17, 2023 - The Winnipeg Football Club Board of Directors is pleased to announce the election of two new directors, the re-election of six directors, and thank two outgoing directors for their years of service.

Perry Rose and Lisa Stiver have been elected to the Winnipeg Football Club's Board of Directors effective January 1, 2023 and were chosen through the open public nomination process first initiated by the Club in March 2013. With these elections, the number of new directors elected from the community at large has grown to twenty. The Board also announced the re-election of Barb Gamey, Kevin Neiles, Scott Sissons, Neil Armstrong, Shaun Hauser, and Carmine Militano.

Karen Fonseth and Dayna Spiring retired from the Board effective January 1, 2023. "We thank Karen and Dayna for their service to the Winnipeg Football Club Board of Directors," said Board Chair Mike Pyle. "Dayna helped lead the team to two Grey Cup Championships and through the pandemic as she served as Board Chair from January 2019 through December 2021."


Perry Rose is the Senior Vice President, Asset Management and Corporate Counsel of Qualico Developments Canada Ltd.  Founded in Winnipeg more than 70 years ago, Qualico is one of the largest privately owned real estate companies in the country, with strong business and philanthropic ties to the city.  Perry graduated with a law degree from the University of Manitoba in 1980 and an MBA from the Ivey Business School at Western University in 1984. Now in his 37th year with the company, Perry currently provides head office asset management of Qualico's extensive rental property portfolio in western Canada and the United States.

Born and raised in Winnipeg, Perry is active in many sports and a lifelong Bombers fan.  Perry seeks to utilize his business acumen and experience to contribute to the ongoing success of the Bombers.

Lisa Stiver is a partner at the law firm of Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP who's practice focuses on corporate and commercial law. She is the Chair of the Management Committee and Chair of the firm's Business Law Practice Group. She is also on the firm's Student Committee, having chaired it from 2012-2019. 

Lisa dedicates her time to both legal activities and organizations that benefit our community - she is a seminar presenter, author of written materials and Learning Group Facilitator for The Centre for Professional Legal Education program (CPLED) for the Law Society of Manitoba and Virtual Assessor for the Practice Readiness Education Program (PREP). Lisa also teaches courses on Contract Administration and Management, Competitive Bid law, and advanced courses on Public Procurement.  Lisa currently sits as Past-Chairperson of the Misericordia Health Centre Foundation, is a Member of the United Way Finance and Administrative Committee, a Vice-President of Nor'West Co-op Community Heath Care Centre, Inc, and a Director and Past President of Winnipeg's Contemporary Dancers.

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