Chris Gallaway (he/him) is an experienced community organizer and advocate for public health care. Born and raised on a farm in rural Saskatchewan, he has since spent most of his adult life living on Treaty 6 territory, first in Saskatoon, and for the last decade living here in Edmonton. His past experience includes working for the Alberta Federation of Labour, in three provincial legislative assemblies, and for a variety of non-profit and community organizations. Outside of work Chris is an active volunteer and community member engaged in social justice and the arts.
Communications and Administration
Board of Directors
Friends of Medicare is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of both elected and appointed members. Up to fifteen members may be elected by the membership, of which a maximum seven can be organizations. Each chapter is also able to appoint one representative to the Board of Directors.
|Karen Kuprys||Bruce Macdonald||Karen Werlin||Judy Lederer|
|Alberta Federation of Labour|
|Leanne Alfaro||Marg Brown||Elissa Corsi||Bonnie Gostola|
|Health Sciences Association of Alberta||Alberta College of Social Workers||Alberta Teachers' Association||Alberta Union of Provincial Employees|
|Nic Juric||Heather Smith||Bev Muendel-Atherstone||Diane MacNaughton|
|Seniors' Action and Liaison Team||United Nurses of Alberta||Lethbridge Chapter Chair||Palliser Chapter Chair|
|Alex Shevalier||Linda Cook||Jocelyn Johnson||Greg Mady|
|Calgary Chapter Chair|
|Farris Sobhani||Trevor Zimmerman|