Canadian International Grains Institute

Staff

A multi-disciplinary Cigi staff team combine industry knowledge and experience with specialized training to offer a unique variety of capabilities and expertise.

Administration

Leadership
Dean Dias
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (204) 983-5912
Marcello DiMarco
Chief Financial Officer
Phone: (204) 983-3289
Lisa Nemeth
Director, Markets
Phone: (204) 984-1824
Elaine Sopiwnyk
Director, Grain Quality
Phone: (204) 983-2163
Programs and Member Services
Anna Mora
Program Supervisor
Phone: (204) 983-2477
Chaimaa Gamraoui
Program Coordinator
Phone: (204) 983-7178
Shannon Taylor
Program Coordinator
Phone: (204) 983-6006
Chloé Wolstencroft
Program Coordinator
Phone: (204) 984-0611
Lee Huscroft
Communications Coordinator
Phone: (204) 984-7784
Finance and Administration
Holly Marchak
Manager, People & Business Resources
Phone: (204) 984-4641
Charity McDonald
Accountant
Phone: (204) 983-7177
Jessica Prescott
Accounting Assistant
Phone: (204) 983-5344

Technology

Analytical Services
Kristina Pizzi
Manager, Analytical Services
Phone: (204) 984-6076
Shona Fraser
Technical Specialist, Analytical Services
Phone: (204) 983-8584
Robyn Makowski
Technician, Analytical Services
Phone: (204) 983-6214
Natalie Middlestead
Technician, Analytical Services
Phone: (204) 983-6214
End-products
Da (Anne) An
Technologist, End-products (Asian Products and Pasta)
Phone: (204) 984-1831
Paul Ebbinghaus
Technical Specialist, End-products (Asian Products and Pasta)
Phone: (204) 984-1667
Kasia McMillin
Technician, End-products (Asian Products and Pasta)
Phone: (204) 984-1831
Yulia Borsuk
Technical Specialist, End-products (Baking)
Phone: (204) 983-1055
Rosa Boyd
Technologist, End-products (Baking)
Phone: (204) 984-4995
Chen Wei
Technician, End-products (Baking)
Phone: (204) 984-4995
Milling
Norbert Cabral
Manager, Milling
Phone: (204) 983-2171
Frank Bergen
Technologist, Milling
Phone: (204) 984-7787
Pierce Roer
Technician, Milling
Phone: (204) 984-8295
Pulses and Special Projects
Lindsay Bourré
Technical Specialist, Pulses
Phone: (204) 984-9952
Lindsey Boyd
Technologist, Pulse Science Cluster
Phone: (204) 984-6142
Gina Young
Technologist, Pulses
Phone: (204) 984-1063
Ashok Sarkar
Senior Advisor, Technology
Phone: (204) 983-5550