Board of Directors

Gordon Gold – President

  • Joined the Winnipeg Police Service in December 1975
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 1976
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union Board of Directors since 1994
  • Retired from the Winnipeg Police Service in 2014 at the rank of Staff Sergeant after 38 years of service
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Choir since 1980 and still a current member
  • Proudly served 9 years from 2002 as Treasurer for the Winnipeg Police Association
  • Graduated University of Manitoba with Bachelor of Arts degree in 1975
  • Graduated Red River Community College with Certificate of Public Sector Administration in 1993
  • Graduated Dale Carnegie Course in Leadership in 1997
  • Graduate of the Credit Union Director Achievement Program including all electives
  • Served ten years as chairperson of the Audit Committee and a delegate representing the Credit Union

Andrew Zurawsky – Vice-President

  • Member of Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 2003
  • Member with the Winnipeg Police Service since 2002
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union Board of Directors since 2005
  • Currently serving as a member of the Audit Committee
  • Graduate from University of Manitoba, 1997 Economics
  • Member of Team Canada Volleyball from 1997-2002
  • Inducted into the Manitoba Volleyball Hall of Fame in 2018
  • Served on the Winnipeg Police Tactical Support Team for over 7 years as a breacher
  • Currently posted at Division 13 as a Patrol Sergeant

Maurice Sabourin – Secretary

  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 1989
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Services since 1989
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union Board of Directors since 2007
  • Currently serving as a member of the Audit Committee
  • Completed two years toward Justice and Law Enforcement Degree
  • Completed courses in Leadership and Communications
  • Founding member and Co-Chair of the Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad supporting Prostate Cancer Research
  • Director – Winnipeg Police association 2008 - 2014
  • President- Winnipeg Police Association since 2014

Adam Cheadle – Director

  • Member of Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 1998
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Service since 1998
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union Board of Directors since 2008
  • Graduate from Red River College in Criminology and First Responder Certification. 
  • Completed various courses in the field of Leadership and Transition, Leadership Series Level I, Effective Presentation and Tactical Communication
  • Currently holds the rank of Sergeant within the Winnipeg Police Service. 
  • Currently serves on the Winnipeg Police Service Tactical Support Team and has for the past 10 years. 

David Kroeker - Director

  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 1999
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Service since 1998
  • Graduate of Lethbridge College – Diploma in Environmental Science, Wildlife Law Enforcement in 1996
  • Completed numerous leadership based courses including Field Training Officer, Effective Presentation, Winnipeg Police Supervisor Level 1, National Tactical Officers Association Tactical Team Leader, Tactical Commander course
  • Attended Breamner and Associates Team Leader course in 2010
  • Is a recreation committee member responsible for amateur sport coaching, project planning, fundraising, project infrastructure development
  • Developed internal policy/procedure for post critical incident back to work protocol
  • Currently holds the rank of Sergeant within the Winnipeg Police Service
  • Currently serves with the Winnipeg Police Service Tactical Support Team as a platoon leader/supervisor
  • Has been part of the Winnipeg Police Service Tactical Support Team for the past 10 years

Ron Smolik – Director

  • Was a member of the Winnipeg Police Service for almost 25 years in the position of Manager of Finance, whose mandate was to oversee and manage the finances and assets of the WPS.
  • Was in charge of the Winnipeg Police Choir for several years up to the date of retirement
  • Was involved in the WPS Peer Assistance Program
  • Was actively involved with the WPS Fit Fund
  • Currently on the Boards of a number of other organizations in a financial capacity
  • Currently has a small income tax preparation business
  • Member of Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 2000

Fred Thomas – Director

  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 1976
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Service since 1975, retired in 2002
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union Board of Directors since 1996
  • Completed leadership and transition course at the University of Manitoba
  • Graduate of the Credit Union Director Achievement Program including all elective modules
  • Treasurer Adanac Carvers Inc. for several years
  • Community Soccer Coach Senior Certification
  • Casual Employment, Auxiliary Police Cadet program background investigator

Cory Wiles – Director

  • Member of Winnipeg Police Credit Union since 2004
  • Police Officer since 1998, 5.5 with Brandon Police Service and balance with Winnipeg Police Service
  • Director with the Brandon Police Association for 2 years in the capacity of Treasurer
  • Member of the Winnipeg Police Credit Union Board of Directors since 2005
  • Graduate from Confederation College, ON 1994, Diploma Law and Security Administration
  • Attended University of Manitoba majoring in Criminology with a minor in Native Studies
  • Director for the Winnipeg Police Association from 2009-2016