Manitoba Hotel Association

Board of Directors

MHA President & CEO

Scott Jocelyn
Scott is the President & CEO of the Manitoba Hotel Association.
Phone (204) 942-0671 or toll-free 1-888-859-9976 or email sjocelyn@manitobahotelassociation.ca.


MHA Chair

Bruce MacKay, Holiday Inn Winnipeg Airport West
Bruce is the GM of the Holiday Inn Winnipeg Airport West. He has been in the hotel business for over 25 years, 10 of which has been his current property. Bruce has also been a Board member of the Manitoba Theatre for Young People for 10 years.


MHA Past Chair

Josette Roch, Frantz Inn - Steinbach
Josette owns and operates the Frantz Inn in Steinbach. Josette has proudly been a member of the MHA for over 20 years. Josette has been on the Board from 2011 to the present day. Josette is currently on the MHA Executive Committee.


MHA Vice Chair

Mike Roziere, Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre - Winnipeg
Mike is the General Manager of the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre. Mike was previously the manager of the Royal Oak Inn and the Keystone Centre in Brandon. He has been a member of the MHA Board of Directors since 2010.


MHA 2nd Vice Chair

Justin Schinkel, Days Inns - Steinbach
Justin is the CEO of The Inn Keepers - a family owned and operated hotel company run out of Steinbach. The company operates the Days Inn Steinbach, Quality Inn Winkler, Super 8 Winnipeg East and Motel 6 in Headingley.


Director-at-Large

Leo Ledohowski, Canad Inns
Leo is the President and Chair of Canad Inns. He has served on the board of the Hotel Association of Canada for over 20 years. Leo has been an executive board member of the Manitoba Hotel Association for over 25 years.


North Zone Director

John Hrominchuk - Churchill Hotel - Churchill
John is the owner or the Churchill Hotel and the Bear Country Inn. He is the Past President of the Churchill Chamber of Commerce and works with a number of organizations in the community.


West Zone Directors

Naomi Neufeld, Swan Valley Super 8 - Swan River
Naomi is the General Manager at Super 8 in Swan River. She has been GM since it opened in January 2003. Naomi is also very active in the community, volunteering for many community events.

Gord Halowaty, Alexandra Hotel - Virden
Gord is the Owner/Manager of the Alexandra Hotel in Virden. In 2010, Gord and Kim purchased the property where they have been operating a successful bar, vendor and hotel business, earning them strong community patronage and business success.

Drew Howard, Vivian Motor Hotel - Neepawa
Drew is the Owner of the Vivian Motor Hotel in Neepawa, the Crystal Hotel in Brandon, the La Salle River Inn in La Salle, and the Carman Motor Inn in Carman.



East Zone Director

Justin Schinkel, Days Inns - Steinbach
Justin is the CEO of The Inn Keepers - a family owned and operated hotel company run out of Steinbach. The company operates the Days Inn Steinbach, Quality Inn Winkler, Super 8 Winnipeg East and Motel 6 in Headingley.

Owen Eyolfson, Arborg Hotel - Arborg
Owen is the Owner/GM of the Arborg Hotel and Travelling Inn in Arborg. He is currently the President of the Arborg & District Chamber of Commerce. Owen is very active in many other community groups and willingly volunteers whenever needed.



Winnipeg Zone Directors

Mike Roziere, Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre - Winnipeg
Mike is the General Manager of the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre. Mike was previously the manager of the Royal Oak Inn and the Keystone Centre in Brandon. He has been a member of the MHA Board of Directors since 2010.

Dan Carlson, Norwood Hotel - Winnipeg
Dan is with Sparrow Hotels as the General Manager of the Norwood Hotel. He has been in this role since June 2013. Dan has been in a managerial role within the hospitality industry for over 18 years.

Drew Fisher, The Fairmont Winnipeg
General Manager of the Fairmont Winnipeg, Drew has more than 30 years of experience in hospitality and tourism. Drew has held leadership positions at several Fairmont hotels and resorts across Canada, including the Fairmont Empress and Chateau Lake Louise.