Effective Community Leadership


Providence Board of Governors

The vitality and integrity of Providence is maintained and strengthened by a committed Board of Governors. Members of the Board actively participate in advancing the University College and Seminary mission and vision for the glory of God. These men and women represent a variety of professions. Their collective wisdom and experience under God’s providence support the pursuit of truth and the education of future generations of leaders for society and the church.

Gordon Giesbrecht, Ph.D.

Winnipeg, MB
Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management, University of Manitoba

Lorn Bergstresser

Lorn Bergstresser

Morris, MB
Assistant CEO, Talking Communities

Harold Barg

Harold Barg
Lorette, MB
Owner/President, NDL Construction Ltd.

David Baker
Winnipeg, MB
President/CEO, Think.Shift

Grant M. Driedger
Grunthal, MB
Lawyer, Smith Neufeld Jodoin LLP

Lorna Dueck
Burlington, ON
Executive Producer & Host, 'Context with Lorna Dueck'

Chase Harms
Otterburne, MB
UC Student Body Representative, Providence University College

Randall Holm
Winnipeg, MB
Associate Professor of Biblical Studies, Providence University College

David Johnson
Steinbach, MB
President, Providence

Howard G. Jolly
Winnipeg, MB
Pastor, First Nations Community Church

John Laugesen
St. Pierre-Jolys, MB
Vice President for Administration, Providence

RJ MacKenzie
Otterburne, MB
Seminary Student Body Representative, Providence Theological Seminary

Janine Parkinson
Morris, MB
Registered Nurse, Morris General Hospital

Stephen Pasiciel
Abbotsford, BC
Chief Operating Officer, New Creations Mobile Restorations, Inc.

Jeff Pries
Winnipeg, MB
Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Bison Transport

James Scobbie, D.Div.
Steinbach, MB
Ordained Minister (retired), Evangelical Free Church Canada

Kathy Thiessen
Winkler, MB
Payables, Sunset Express Ltd.


Beverly J. Dyck
Winnipeg, MB
Executive Assistant, Lawton Partners, Financial Planning Services

Dennis Giesbrecht, M.D.
Steinbach, MB
Medical Doctor, Bethesda Regional Health Centre

Libby Hanna
Niverville, MB
Wiebe Investments


Ron B. Friesen
Rosenort, MB
Agriculture Equipment Sales, Rosenort Motors

Gerry Michalski
Winnipeg, MB
Pastor, Soul Sanctuary

10 College Crescent
Otterburne, Manitoba, Canada, R0A 1G0
Phone: (204) 433-7488 or (800) 668-7768
Fax: (204) 433-7158
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