Malissa relocated from Winnipeg, Manitoba to join WRH in May 2022. She brings 19 years of financial and operational leadership experience to WRH, including budgeting and forecasting, financial analysis, cost containment, Board governance reporting, and day-to-day administrative and operational management.
Malissa was with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority ("WRHA") since 2016, serving as both a Director of Financial Reporting & Accountability and a Director of Financial Planning where she rebuilt the Financial Planning portfolio of the WRHA as part of the Province of Manitoba’s Health System Transformation.
She received her Chartered Accountant Designation (CA) in 2003 and has also attained various certifications including courses in conflict resolution, LEAN in healthcare, and change management. In this role, she oversees Finance, Payroll, Facilities, Laboratory Services, Clinical Engineering, Print Services, and Guest Services.