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Catherine Mitchell

Policy and Communications Manager

Phone: (204) 594-9055

Fax: (204) 943-2279


Twitter: @mhcacmitchell

Catherine Mitchell is the MHCA’s policy analyst and has oversight of the association’s communications strategy and projects. Catherine joined the MHCA in 2016, following 30-plus years with the Winnipeg Free Press as a journalist, the last 16 years as a member of the Free Press editorial board. Her experience includes public policy analysis and editorial and commentary writing. As such, she brings to the MHCA team experience in policy analysis, community engagement, communications, and issues management.

Catherine has direct oversight of media relations and the MHCA publications and printed materials, including the association’s annual report, bi-annual supplement in the Winnipeg Free Press and the Heavy News Weekly, the industry’s go-to news source. She is a resource to numerous MHCA committees and regularly attends industry and business events to keep the heavy construction industry’s members on top of economic and community developments.