The ladies of Manitoba Club are invited to join Mrs. Doneta A. Brotchie (Manitoba Club Past President) in welcoming Mr. Rick Frost at the Ladies’ Speaker's Club Luncheon. Mr. Frost will be presenting on the impact that women have had on The Winnipeg Foundation. Kindly reserve with reception at 204.942.5438 or the button below. The lunch is $39.95 per person.
- 11:30 a.m. Reception
- 12:00 p.m. Lunch
- 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Presentation & Q/A
RESERVATIONS*Reservations are considered confirmed within 24 hours of the event date (cancellations are no longer valid within 24 hours of the start time of the event). Prices are per person with taxes and surcharges being additional.
About Mr. Richard Frost
During his career, Mr. Richard L. Frost held positions in municipal leadership and promoted the importance of documenting heritage and history in the region of Peel and throughout Manitoba. His initiatives inspired scholarship programs for Manitoban History Graduate students and donations to over 50 Manitoban museums and archives.
In 1997, Mr. Richard L. Frost started his 23-year position as CEO of The Winnipeg Foundation. Between 1997 and 2021, The Winnipeg Foundation increased its annual distributions by over $75 million. Today, the foundation contributes to 1,000 community groups annually. In 2020, Mr. Richard L. Frost was honoured with membership to the Order of Manitoba. Manitoba Club is honoured to welcome Mr. Richard L. Frost as the guest of honour at the 44th Annual Gentlemen’s Dinner Celebrating St. Andrew’s Day and the Ladies’ Speaker’s Club luncheon.
Highlights of Mr. Richard L. Frost’s accomplishments include:
Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Municipality of Peel (1979 to 1989)
Chief Commissioner, The City of Winnipeg (1989 to 1997)
CEO, The Winnipeg Foundation (1997 to 2021)
Past Chair of the Ontario Municipal Managers Association
Past Chair of the Canadian Association of Municipal Managers
Past Chair of the Community Foundations of Canada
Past Chair of The Foundation’s Centennial Institute
MA (History), McMaster University
MPA, Queen’s University
Honorary Doctorates of Law, University of Winnipeg
Honorary Doctorates of Law, University of Manitoba