Mr. Gary Timlick
Gary is a strategic thinker, skilled business leader with extensive Board experience. Over the course of his 40-year business career, Gary has gathered broad experience in strategic planning, mergers, acquisitions, strategic asset sales, investment management, and enterprise risk management. He has held senior management positions in a diverse group of industries including public accounting, agriculture, manufacturing, and insurance. Gary retired in 2019 after 11 years as the CFO of Wawanesa Mutual Insurance, one of the largest P&C insurance companies in Canada. Gary has worked in Steinbach, Winnipeg, and Sydney, Australia. Winnipeg has been his home since 1984 where he has resided with his wife and now three grown children. Gary is a committed community volunteer. In 1992, the Governor General of Canada recognized his significant contribution to compatriots, community and Canada; awarding him the Commemorative Medal for the 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada. In June 2020, Gary was elected to the Board of Red River Co-op.