The Leadership Team

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Tracie Mutschler, CA, CPA
Executive Director
South Region

A Chartered Professional Accountant by trade, Tracie joined McMan South as the Director of Finance in the spring of 2015, after working in the public accounting sector for 7 years. Tracie brought her passion for finance and community to McMan. After a maternity leave in 2017, Tracie returned more passionate than ever. She was appointed Interim Executive Director in April 2018 and subsequently accepted the position of permanent Executive Director in October 2018. Tracie is excited and committed to build upon the positive and lasting impact on the people and communities that McMan continues to serve. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family, camping, crafting and personal development.



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Jan Olechowski
Director of Human Resources
South Region

Jan joined the McMan team in 2019 as a Chartered Professional in Human Resources.

Jan attended Royal Roads University for her education in Human Resources Management. She brings previous experience as a Human Resources Manager in the human services field working with individuals with disabilities, as well as the retail sector. Jan is passionate about helping to develop and sustain high performing teams.

Jan is an active community member and enjoys travelling and spending time with friends and family.



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Sara Pettigrew
Regional Office Manager
South Region

Sara has worked in the nonprofit sector for years. Coming from the Saskatchewan Stock Growers for 3 years and moving to Medicine Hat to work for McMan in 2007. Sara started with McMan as the Administrative Assistant and now holds the Regional Office Manager position. Sara would describe McMan as "the best organization to work for; an organization that truly cares about why they do what they do and about the people behind the scenes to make the why a reality."



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Janice Humphrey, CPA, CA
Director of Finance
South Region

Janice worked in the public accounting sector prior to joining McMan as the Director of Finance in 2019. She is a Chartered Professional Accountant with more than 14 years of experience in preparing financial statements and helping businesses improve processes that ensure effective and efficient business functions across their organizations. Janice enjoys spending time with her family which often involves different sporting events like basketball, hockey and baseball.



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Leah Schmidt
SE Zone Programs Manager
South Region

Leah has been with McMan since 2005, first as a Program Supervisor for the Parent Link Centre, and currently in the role of Programs Manager. She recently completed her Master of Arts in Leadership through Royal Roads University and will be utilizing the experience to enhance the positive culture as a part of the Management team.





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Joe Mastromattei
SE Zone Programs Manager
South Region

Joe comes from the addiction and homelessness sector in Calgary where he began his career at the Calgary Alpha House in 2009. He has experience in providing a wide range of services along a continuum of care, such as shelter, outreach, housing and detoxification. Joe currently oversees a variety of youth, outreach and housing support programs.





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Marina Lynch
SE Zone Programs Manager
South Region

Marina has worked for 12 years in the human services field providing support to children, youth and adults with disabilities. She also surveys agencies within the disability sector for accreditation. Marina has been a Stepping Stones Triple P Practitioner for over 8 years and enjoys providing support to families.










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Damon Van Ginneken
SW Zone Programs Manager
South Region

Damon began his career in human services in 2006, working both with children and adults with disabilities in community and residential programs. Damon also worked as a musician and motivational speaker, performing and presenting at youth conferences and events throughout Western and Northern Canada. Damon began working for McMan in 2010 at the Parkside Group Home. Shortly thereafter, he launched the Drop'n Beats youth music program. In 2016, Damon became Program Supervisor of the Parkside Group Home, and in 2018 he joined McMan's management team as a Programs Manager based out of the Lethbridge office. Outside of work, Damon enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, reading, listening to music, and is an avid sports fan.