Our Team

National Conference Planning Committee 2016-2017


  • Erin Rempel Conference Deputy Director

    Erin is completing her last year of nursing at the University of Manitoba. For 2 years now, she has been planning to host the CNSA National Conference in WInnipeg with her friend and colleague Karlee. Erin has spent the past 4 years working at the Selkirk Mental Health Center as a Unit Assistant which has fueled her passion for helping people. In the future, Erin would either like to work nursing in Northern Manitoba or in the Emergency Room. Erin is a self proclaimed “crazy cat lady”, avid knitter and loves to scrapbook in her spare time.

  • Karlee McKenzie Conference Director

    Karlee McKenzie is a fourth year student in the College of Nursing program at the University of Manitoba. She is a passionate student leader who is dedicated in improving student experiences on campus. She began planning for the conference after being inspired at the 2015 CNSA National Conference in Regina. As the conference director, she is very excited to bring attendees innovative and engaging speakers and workshops. In the future, Karlee would like to combine her passion for leadership, travelling and nursing to work overseas creating change on a global level.


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