Staff

Peter Holle

President
Phone: (204) 957-1567 ext.101
Email: peter.holle@fcpp.org
Peter Holle is the founding President of the Frontier Centre for Public Policy, an award-winning western Canadian based public policy think tank.  MORE...

Rodney Clifton

VP – Research
Rodney Clifton is responsible for directing the Frontier Centre’s research program. He is Professor Emeritus at the University of Manitoba. MORE...

Gerard Lucyshyn

Senior Research Fellow
Gerard Lucyshyn is an economist, teaching in Department of Economics, Political Science, and Criminal Justice at Mount Royal University and at St. Mary’s University College since 2005. MORE...

Brian Dale Giesbrecht

Senior Research Fellow

Brian Dale Giesbrecht received his education at United College and The University of Manitoba, where he obtained his LLB in 1972. He worked with Walsh, Micay and Co., and then joined Legal Aid Manitoba in 1975 to become Senior Attorney and the first Area Director for western Manitoba in Brandon.  MORE...

Ian Madsen, MBA, CFA

Senior Policy Analyst 
Ian Madsen, as an investment and financial analyst based in Surrey, BC, has extensive experience in portfolio and financial analysis. MORE...

Joseph Quesnel

Research Associate
Joseph Quesnel is a research associate with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy. A Northern Ontarian by background, Joseph now lives in Antigonish in eastern Nova Scotia with his wife Melanie. MORE...

Expert Advisory Panel

David Beito

David Beito is an associate professor of history at the University of Alabama. Much of his research has focused on the history of the non-governmental provision of public services. MORE...

Sir Roger Douglas

Sir Roger Douglas was Finance Minister in New Zealand’s Labour Government from 1984 to 1988. MORE...

Johan Hjertqvist

Johan Hjertqvist is the founder and president of the Health Consumer Powerhouse based in Stockholm, the European do-tank for better healthcare by consumer information and knowledge. MORE...

E.S. Savas

E.S. Savas is Presidential Professor at Baruch College, City University of New York. MORE...

Graham Lane

Graham Lane is a retired CA and has had a multifaceted career spanning almost 50 years in the public and private sectors of seven provinces as a Senior Executive and Consultant. MORE...


Senior Fellows

Tom Adams

Senior Fellow
Tom Adams is an independent energy and environmental advisor. MORE...

Frank Atkins

Senior Fellow
Frank Atkins recently retired as Associate Professor of Economics from the University of Calgary. MORE...

Mary-Jane Bennett

Senior Fellow
Mary-Jane Bennett is a Senior Fellow at the Frontier Centre for Public Policy. MORE...

Wendell Cox

Senior Fellow
Wendell Cox is a Senior Fellow with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy with expertise in housing affordability and municipal policy. MORE...

David MacKinnon

Senior Fellow
David MacKinnon, a native of Prince Edward Island, was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree (honours economics) from Dalhousie University and an MBA from York University. MORE...

Patrick Moore

Senior Fellow
Dr. Patrick Moore is a Senior Fellow with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy with expertise in energy, ecology and prosperity. MORE...

Roland Renner

Senior Fellow
Roland Renner, Telecom Policy and Regulation, has worked in telecommunications, broadcasting and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). MORE...

Michael C. Zwaagstra

Senior Fellow
Michael Zwaagstra has extensive teaching experience at a variety of grade levels and currently teaches high school social studies in a Manitoba public school. MORE...

Philip Carl Salzman

Senior Fellow
Philip Carl Salzman received his B.A from Antioch College, and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, and he is Professor of Anthropology at McGill University. MORE...

Gerry Bowler

Senior Fellow
Gerry Bowler grew up in Saskatoon and earned his first two academic degrees from the University of Saskatchewan.  MORE...

 

 

Board of Directors

Wayne Anderson

Chair
Wayne Anderson was born in Winnipeg and graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1963 with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, an appropriate degree: after he earned his MBA from York University in 1968 he became actively involved in his family’s cattle operation. MORE...

Peter Holle

President
Peter Holle is the founding President of the Frontier Centre for Public Policy, an award-winning western Canadian based public policy think tank. MORE...

Cheryl Simpson

Treasurer
Cheryl Simpson is a Chartered Professional Accountant with a Bachelor of Applied Business Administration. MORE...

Ivan Holloway

Secretary
Ivan is a partner at the Winnipeg law firm of Gange Collins Holloway and specializes in construction law, construction litigation and commercial litigation. MORE...

Rob Coghlan

Director
Rob Coghlan is the vice president of Coghlan’s Ltd, a family owned manufacturer/distributor of camping equipment. MORE...

John Heimbecker

Director
John Heimbecker has been a Vice President at Parrish & Heimbecker since 1999. He graduated from MacMaster University with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Finance) in 1987. MORE...

Rick Riffel

Director
Rick Riffel is a native of Regina, Saskatchewan. MORE...

Russell Kalmacoff

Director
Mr Kalmacoff is President and CEO of Rockmount Financial Corporation, a Calgary based company that management investments, develops real estate and has interests in downstream cleantech. MORE...