Abilities Manitoba Hires an Executive Director!!


A historic moment for Abilities Manitoba! In March 2015, we hired Margo Powell to assume the responsibilities of Executive Director.

Margo began working in the disability sector in the early 1990’s. She has worked for small and large community organizations both in Winnipeg and rurally. Her experience also includes running a provincial organization.

Margo is a proud alumni of the Disability and Community Support Program at RRC and has her degree in Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies from the University of Calgary. Her experience also includes teaching the Foundations Course for RRC and sitting on the original Staffing Stabilization Committee. She was also the community representative on the MDC transition team 10 years ago and has taught Vulnerable Person’s Act training. Margo is passionate about inclusion, equality, community living and quality of life.

To reach Margo 204 890 6751 or margo@abilitiesmanitoba.org