Director, Financial Background

By Evan Midford, Website & Social Media Coordinator

The Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame (MBSHOF) is looking for a talented and passionate individual with a financial background to join our Board of Directors. As a Director, you will play a vital role in leading our organization, ensuring proper governance and management, and contributing to our success while preserving and celebrating Manitoba’s rich sports heritage.


  • Serve a three-year term with an option for re-election for one additional term.
  • Attend and actively participate in bi-monthly Board of Director meetings.
  • Lead or serve on one subcommittee or project committee.
  • Assist the Board in fulfilling its fiduciary duties by reviewing annual financial statements, budgets, and accounting practices.
  • Support fundraising activities by attending events (e.g. Whisky Fest) and/or becoming a patron.
  • Attend the annual Hall of Fame Induction ceremony.
  • Play an active role in developing and expanding our donor base to ensure the long-term financial stability of the MBSHOF.
  • Act as a goodwill ambassador for the organization and its programs.
  • Ensure the continuance of the Board and subcommittees by recruiting and electing new board members.
  • With other Directors, evaluate and review Strategic Planning objectives, ensuring outlined areas are addressed and expectations are progressing/met.


Competencies and Expectations
  • Strong support and passion for sports history and a keen interest in serving actively on a board of directors.
  • Previous board of directors, volunteer, or similar experience an asset.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • CPA certification.
  • Willingness and aptitude for collaborative work with other directors and sub-committee members.
  • Integrity, ethics, and commitment to upholding our values.


Additional Notes
  • All individuals must reside in the province of Manitoba.
  • This opportunity may evolve into the Treasurer position during the term.
  • The Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame encourages individuals from all backgrounds to apply for this opportunity.
  • References are not required in your application but may be requested during the evaluation process.


To be considered for a Board of Director position with the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame, please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications to

All applicants will be contacted during the recruitment process.