Provincial Council Profile

Michael Van Walleghem, P.Ag.

Currently Michael is employed with Health Canada’s Pesticide Compliance Program (PCP). He originated from an agricultural background working on his family’s dairy and grain operation. Michael possesses two degrees from the University of Manitoba, a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Bachelor of Commerce (Honours). In addition to farming and working as a public servant, Michael has working experiences in the private sector, in both large and small companies and as a business owner in waste management and recycling.

Michael is a strong believer in industry working together and have been a founding member in a number of industry associations such as: Manitoba’s Environmental Industry Association, The Canadian Environmental Technology Advancement Corporation West, Eco-Canada, and the Manitoba’s Bed Bug Consortium. Michael continues to enjoy some farming activities on his small hobby farm property along the LaSalle River.

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