Business Meeting

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Manitoba actively assists real estate developers and operators of commercial office space to become more expert, professional, and accomplished in their fields, as well as to create better tenant environments and more stable investments for the owners.

BOMA aggressively represents the needs and interests of office building owners, investors, developers and managers, to city, provincial and national legislative bodies. We provide a network and forum for industry professionals and service providers to discuss mutual problems, exchange ideas and share experiences and knowledge.

We increase professionalism in our industry by offering seminars and designation programs for our members and certification programs for our buildings.



A prosperous and sustainable commercial and institutional buildings industry in Manitoba.



To promote excellence and create value for our members and the commercial and institutional buildings industry through networking, education, advocacy, and recognition.


Past Presidents

BOMA Manitoba is grateful for our those who generously volunteer their time to serve on our Board of Directors, including those who take on the challenging role of president of our local chapter. Our past presidents are:

  • Arnold Mead – 1982-83
  • Jean M. Lekopoy – 1984-85
  • Terry Bruneau – 1986-87
  • Paul LaBossiere – (Acting President – 1988)
  • Shirley Tillett – 1988-89
  • Frank Sherlock – 1990-91
  • Al Hamm – 1992-93
  • Marion Hodgins – 1994-95
  • Paul Webster – 1996-97
  • Kim Giesbrecht – 1998-99
  • Jack McDowell – 2000-01
  • Esther Paterson – 2002-03
  • Michael Woelcke – 2004-05
  • Sue Ziemski – 2006-07
  • Glenn Cayer – 2008-09
  • Tom Skraba – 2010-11
  • Darren Klassen – 2012-13
  • Dawn LeRoye – 2014-15