Board of Directors
Co-operatives First is led by an innovative Board of Directors drawn from business, co-operative and Indigenous communities throughout western Canada. Because Co-operatives First is a registered non-profit corporation, the board arranges for and supervises the organization’s management. They also provide high level strategic direction and oversight.
Sheldon Stener (SK)
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Federated Co-operatives Limited
Danielle Levine (BC)
Founder, Kanuu Indigenous Innovation Society
Glen Tully (MB)
Owner, Tulshaw Consulting Inc., former chair of Federated Co-operatives Limited, and past president Canadian Co-operative Association.
Mohinder Bajwa (AB)
Director, Special Projects – First Nations and Métis Relations, Government of Alberta
Nicole Woelke (MB)
Owner, Confido DS Consulting Firm
VP of Member Relations & Stakeholder Engagement, Central 1
Urban Councillor, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation; Director, Affinity Credit Union