Jay Rodgers

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Jay Rodgers

Government of Manitoba
Deputy Minister for the Department of Families

Jay Rodgers is the Deputy Minister for the Department of Families, as well as Board Chair for the Manitoba Housing and Renewal Corporation and Director responsible for implementation of The Accessibility for Manitobans Act. Before becoming Deputy Minister, Jay was the CEO of Marymound and prior to that, CEO of the General Child and Family Services Authority in Manitoba. He previously served as Acting Executive Director of the Child Protection Branch in the Provincial Government and CEO of Winnipeg Child and Family Services. He has also held a variety of policy analyst and senior management positions with the Provincial Government and the Worker’s Compensation Board of Manitoba. From 2000 to 2005, Jay was an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Social Work at the University of Manitoba and has been teaching for over 20 years on a sessional basis. He has a Master’s degree in Social Work, a Bachelor degree in Social Work and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. Jay is active in the community and in recent years served on the Board of Regents of the University of Winnipeg.