Barry Mathers Joins Food Matters Manitoba as Executive Director

 In Newsroom

The Board of Food Matters Manitoba is pleased to welcome Barry Mathers into the role of Executive Director of Food Matters Manitoba.

Barry comes to the organization with a 20+ years background in policy development with both federal and provincial governments and a long record of working for social justice and social equity for marginalized communities. Mr. Mathers is excited to begin work with communities across Manitoba to address food security and access to nutritious food for everyone. “I am looking forward to working with our partners and communities on food security challenges and access to good food for everyone.”

Barry invites community groups and individuals looking to address food security issues and access to healthy food in Manitoba to give him a call (204-943-0822) or email (

The Board wishes to congratulate the staff of Food Matters Manitoba for their commitment to the goals of Food Matters and looks forward to working with Barry and staff as we bring food to the table in our province.


Tyler Pearce
Chair, Board of Directors
Food Matters Manitoba