WINNIPEG – In a unanimous vote Saturday, James Beddome will remain on as leader of the Green Party of Manitoba.
“I’m very optimistic about the Green Party’s future in Manitoba,” Beddome said in an email. “We came out of last year’s election stronger than at any time in our history and we have attracted many new faces to our party and our council.”
The election at the Green Party’s annual general meeting saw some new faces added to the party’s governing council including new president, Dirk Hoeppner.
“I’m honoured to have been chosen to be President of the Green Party of Manitoba,” said Hoeppner. “The new Council has a good blend of new and experienced members; I expect we will work hard and achieve great things.”
Here is the new Green Party of Manitoba Council:
- Leader: James Beddome
- President: Dirk Hoeppner
- Treasurer: Brenda Forman
- Membership Coordinator: Michael Cardillo
- Election Readiness Coordinator: Kate Storey
- Secretary: James Peters
- Members-at-Large: David Nickarz, Pamela Sanford, John Redekopp, Jeff Buhse, Dwight Hartfield and Kelly Whelan-Enns.