BACF Board of Directors

The Brandon and Area Community Foundation is comprised of a talented group from around Westman that share an optimistic view for our community.

The Governance Responsibility of the BACF Board is to:

  • Represent the community/donors – Reflect, listen and communicate with the individuals, groups and community they serve
  • Provide leadership and organizational renewal – Develop vision for the future; establish clear direction with long and short-term goals.
  • Govern the community foundation – Establish outcome oriented policies that guide the foundation; regularly monitor the goals and policies to ensure their implementation.
  • Manage board operations – Develop and manage the board itself; secure the financial resources to do the job; accept the legal responsibility for the foundation; provide leadership and build relationships with the broader community.
  • Ensure operational management – Hire, supervise and evaluate BACF staff.
Marc Alain - BACF Board Member

Marc Alain


Greg Gatien - BACF Board Member

Greg Gatien

Vice Chair

Dale McKay - BACF Board Member

Dale McKay


Jaime Pugh - BACF Board Member

Jaime Pugh


Michelle Hood - BACF Board Member

Michelle Hood


Gail Cullen - BACF Board Member

Gail Cullen


Dean Hammond


Bryan Webber


Janet Wilcox-McKay


Jon Zilkey

Jon Zilkey


Jeff Fawcett, Mayor of Brandon, Manitoba - BACF Board Member

Jeff Fawcett

Mayor of Brandon
Director (Ex-officio)