Management Team

ll Freshwater Fish operations and corporate decision-making is managed by a seven-member Management Team.

The Management Team works tirelessly to ensure fishers receive the most they can for their catch, customers receive the highest quality wild-caught products possible and our own employees experience the most productive, supportive workplace in the industry.

Stan Lazar - Interim President

Stan Lazar is a results-oriented senior executive with extensive financial and operational experience gained in national and international corporations. Stan’s professional background, and strong organizational, analytical and decision-making skills merge to provide effective fiscal leadership for Freshwater Fish. Interpersonal and communication skills make him the valued leader of the executive team. Stan enjoys the opportunity to work with fishers and employees to contribute to Freshwater Fish’s success today and ensure continued growth in the future.

Wendy Matheson - Vice-President of Human Resources and Government Services

Wendy Matheson is a senior administrator with more than 20 years of progressive experience and expertise in HR Management and federal government services. Wendy enjoys the challenge of understanding unique organizational cultures. As a graduate of Queens University's Labour Relations program and a Registered Professional Recruiter, Wendy identifies and addresses people-related risks, enhances performance and productivity and offers HR initiatives to help Freshwater improve and grow.

Eddie Campbell - Vice-President of Sales and Marketing  [Photo and bio coming soon]

Denis Lavallee - Controller  [Photo coming soon]

Denis Lavallee, CPA, CA, has worked with a number of Winnipeg's industry-leading organizations throughout his career. He is a professional with excellent analytical and systems development skills. Denis has a proven track record of providing strong financial leadership to the private and publicly-held organizations he has served.


Dawn Kjarsgaard - Director, Plant Operations 

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Dave Bergunder - Director, Field Operations

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Sandi Cain - Executive Assistant / Web Administrator

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