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Richard Buchwald

Richard Buchwald

Chair, Lottery Management, HSC Foundation Board of Directors

Richard has been a member of the HSC Foundation Board of Directors since 2012 and has served as a member of the HSCF Executive Committee and as Chair, Nominating and Governance. he is currently serving as Chair, Lottery Management.

Richard is a Partner with Pitblado Law in Winnipeg, having practiced with that firm since 1994 in the areas of commercial and civil litigation, including employment law, commercial leasing, agri-business, debtor and creditor relations, banking and estate matters. Richard is a past President of the Manitoba Bar Association and a current Bencher of the Law Society of Manitoba.

Richard is married to Tracy Leipsic. Together they have two daughters age 14 and a son age 8.

Why did I become involved with the HSC Foundation?

“Since its inception, I have appreciated the work of the HSC Foundation in supporting research and cutting edge medical care at Health Sciences Centre, Manitoba's pre-eminent hospital. I was honoured to be asked to serve on the HSC Foundation Board.”