— Staff —

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...

Gerard Lucyshyn

VP Research, Senior Fellow
Gerard Lucyshyn is an economist, who has lectured in the Department of Economics, Justice, and Policy Studies at Mount Royal University and at St. Mary’s University since 2005. MORE...

Rodney Clifton

Publications Editor, Senior Fellow
Rodney Clifton is responsible for directing the Frontier Centre’s research program. He is Professor Emeritus at the University of Manitoba. MORE...

Ian Madsen

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

Alexandra Burnett

Research Assistant/Junior Research Associate

Alexandra Burnett is a Research Assistant/Junior Research Associate who graduated from the Frontier Centre for Public Policy Internship Program in 2018. MORE...

Jenny Motkaluk

Manitoba Director of  Private Partnerships and Engagement

Jenny Motkaluk is a business development consultant based in Winnipeg, MB. Her work focuses on sales, revenue generation, and collaborative engagement for clients across Canada. MORE...

— Senior Fellows —

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...

Marco Navarro-Génie

Senior Fellow

Dr. Marco Navarro-Génie joined the Justice Centre in 2019 as Executive Vice President. Marco earned a BA from Concordia University (Montreal), and MA and PhD from the University of Calgary. He served as president and CEO of the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies (AIMS) based in Halifax (2013-2019), and was Vice President of Research at the Frontier Centre (2009-2013). MORE...

Brian Dale Giesbrecht

Senior 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...

Sheilla Jones

Senior Fellow
Sheilla Jones, MSc, is an author and an award-winning Canadian journalist who has spent more than 25 years observing and writing about Indigenous political issues. 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 served as Professor of Anthropology at McGill University from 1968 to 2018. MORE...

Gerry Bowler

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

Frances Widdowson

Senior Fellow
Frances Widdowson is a Senior Fellow with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy and Associate Professor in the Department in the Department of Economics, Justice, and Policy Studies at Mount Royal University. Frances Widdowson received an Honours B.A. and M.A. in political science at the University of Victoria, and a Ph.D. in political science from York University. MORE...

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...

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...

— Research Associates —

Fergus Hodgson

Research Associate
Fergus Hodgson is the executive editor of Antigua Report, a publication and consultancy devoted to the economics of the Americas. In addition, he is a columnist with the Epoch Times, a podcaster and roving editor with Gold Newsletter, and an English-language advisor with Cedice Libertad of Venezuela.MORE...

Matthew Lau

Research Associate
Matthew Lau is a Toronto writer focusing on economic principles and fiscal policy. He has written for the Financial Post and the Fraser Institute. Matthew holds a Bachelor of Commerce, with a specialization in finance and economics, from the University of Toronto.

Eamonn Brosnan

Research Associate
Eamonn Brosnan is an IT Consultant who has been engaged in the IT industry for 17 years. He has also taught Computers & Technology at SAIT for a period of time and been involved in the Media as a co-owner of a publication. MORE...

Randy Boldt

Research Associate
Randy Boldt is an experienced immigration practitioner and licensed immigration consultant. 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...

— 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 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...