Board of Directors

St. Matthews Non Profit Housing Inc (SMNPH) Board is governed by an 11 member Board of Directors. Three directors are appointed by each of the founding partners: St. Matthew’s Anglican Church and Grain of Wheat Church-Community and there are 5 Directors at Large. All Directors serve a 3 year term which may be renewed once. The current directors are:

Chair: Noelle Campbell

Noelle has a background in early childhood education. She is currently working at Wolseley Family Place as the Playroom Director and involved in parent education and support. She is a Grain of Wheat representative on the Board.

Vice-Chair: Marilyn Boyd

Marilyn is a retired Family Therapist and the former Director of Aurora Family Therapy Centre at the University of Winnipeg. She continues a private therapy practice and consultation and volunteers in a number of professional and community contexts. She is a representative of St. Matthew’s Church on the Board.

Secretary: Ryan Rempel

Ryan is a Director at Large on the Board.

Roger Gateson

Roger is a retired teacher.  He began work with WestEnd Commons when, as a former Servant-Leader of Grain of Wheat, he served on the “early-days” planning committee with Cathy Campbell. Former Chair of the Construction Committee and Chairman of the Board, he is now Secretary. He is a representative appointed by Grain of Wheat Church community.

Keith Anderson

Keith is a registered social worker currently employed as a house manager in the disabilities’ field. Keith comes to the board with a background in property management and experience as a building superintendent. Keith is a Grain of Wheat representative on the Board.

Genny Funk-Unrau

Genny has worked in community development and family support for over 20 years in West Central Winnipeg. Currently she works as a Community Outreach Worker for Klinic Community Health Centre. Genny is a Director at Large on the Board.

Vincent Post

Vincent is a political scientist with a background in research and data analysis as well as teaching. He currently works as a data analyst with the Manitoba Arts Council. Vincent is a Director at Large on the Board.

Graham Schellenberg

Graham works for the Neubergthal Heritage Foundation, which oversees heritage preservation in Neubergthal, a National Historic Site of Canada. He is a Director at Large on the Board.

Len Terlinski

Len is a retired City of Winnipeg Police Officer who now works as an investigator for the Manitoba Securities Commission. He is a long time Anglican who represents St. Matthew’s Anglican Church on the Board.

Kristen Wiltshire

Kristen is a community development professional currently working as Youth and Families Director at Spence Neighbourhood Association.  She comes to the board with 10 years of diverse work and volunteer experience in the non-profit field. Kristen is a Director at Large on the Board.

Willie Fogang

Willie is a Director at Large on the Board.


If you are interested joining the Board or would simply like to learn more about the work of the Board of Directors, contact us by emailing office@thewestendcommons.ca