For all media requests please contact (interviews available in French):
Kristen Einarson
Communications Specialist
office: 204-947-2422 ext. 147
cell: 204-612-1776


Women’s Health Clinic announces Kemlin Nembhard as Executive Director

WINNIPEG, MB – October 5, 2021 – Women’s Health Clinic (WHC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Executive Director to Kemlin Nembhard, effective immediately.

Nembhard has been serving as Interim Executive Director since June 2020. She comes to WHC with extensive experience as a director, organizer, facilitator, and collaborator. Nembhard has taken positive and innovative approaches with organizations like the Canadian Federation of Students, The Canadian Women’s Health Network, and the Daniel McIntyre/St. Matthews Community Organization. Her involvement as a board member of community organizations includes SEED, Herizons Magazine, and WHC (1996-1999 / 2006-2008).

“Through Kemlin’s extensive leadership experience, vision for WHC and the incredible work she has done over the past year to help maintain the Clinic’s operations through this difficult period, we know Kemlin is well positioned to help steer us into the future,” says WHC Board Chair Karen Sharma. “We are so grateful she agreed to take on the position on a long-term basis.”

With the clinic’s permanent Executive Director in place, the focus is on the future of the organization. The clinic is moving forward with a new strategic planning process to shape the future, while celebrating the milestone of 40 years in advocating for community health.

“I am thrilled to continue working with WHC to shape its next chapter,” says Kemlin Nembhard.

WHC is a non-profit, charitable organization that provides a range of accessible health and mental health services, health education, and advocacy.

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For all media interviews and requests please contact:

Kristen Einarson
Communications Specialist, Women’s Health Clinic
keinarson3@womenshealthclinic.org
office: 204-947-2422 ext. 147
cell: 204-612-1776