Board of Directors
Dale Voluntad is the Branch Manager for the Sargent and Sherbrook Branch of RBC Royal Bank in the Central Winnipeg Market. His role provides overall branch management by leading and achievement of team sales objectives and related activities to achieve a high standard of operational effectiveness, superior client experience and optimal sales performance.
Dale has spent 13 years with RBC in many different areas including personal banking, personal investment planning, personal and business lending and branch management.
Active in the community and a strong supporter of the growing Filipino Community in Winnipeg Dale is an organizer of Liga Pinoy. He sits on 2 Employee Resource Groups within RBC, RBC Mosaic and Next Gen. and Dale volunteers with the Immigrant Centre, IRCOM, Boys and Girls Club of Winnipeg, and Winnipeg Harvest.
Mr. Voluntad graduated and completed the Justice and Public Safety and Human Resource Management Program from Red River College. He is currently enrolled to complete his Financial Planning designation.
Jackie Wild is a communications professional born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She graduated from the Creative Communications program at Red River College with a focus on public relations.
Jackie has developed her professional resume in the not-for-profit sector, and currently works as the Communications & Special Events Manager at Grace Hospital Foundation. Additionally, she owns a company called Digital Ink Creative and offers a variety of communications services to local businesses, including public relations, marketing, event management and graphic design consultation.
She is actively involved in Manitoba’s Filipino community as Director of Public Relations for the Manitoba Filipino Business Council and Columnist for the Filipino Journal. She has also volunteered for a number of other local organizations, including the International Association of Business Communicators, Women Business Owners of Manitoba, Kidney Foundation of Canada and K.I.D.S. Initiative.
Ray Mutuc is a Financial Advisor. He started his career with Sun Life Financial and then followed to become an Independently Contracted Broker with HUB Financial. In 2014 he attained his Exempt Market License and joined the Pinnacle Wealth Brokers organization. He has been in the financial services industry for over 4 years and has a strong passion educating clients on finance. Ray is always seeking out investment solutions and strategies that add value to his client s financial well-being. He specializes in helping clients diversify their portfolios with alternative investments. Also specializes in Risk Management and Estate Preservation, providing holistic financial planning.
He’s been involved with the MFBC since it’s inception. Started volunteering within the membership committee and also became an Ambassador for the MFBC. He currently serves on the Board of Directors and is now the Treasurer working with the Finance Committee.
Ray has a beautiful wife and a 3 year old son. Him and his wife love to travel, especially to Hawaii, which is where they got married. He is very passionate about his Faith. In his spare time he loves to work out, read, volunteer and spend time with his family.
Director of Events
Valen Vergara is an Award Winning Bestselling Author, Social Entrepreneur, Real Estate Developer, Marketer, Humanitarian and Entrepreneur Mentor. Valen is the author of The People, Planet, Profit Entrepreneur, Beyond What If and the brain behind The Thought Authorities, an authorship society.
He is the president of Team Made Real Estate (TMR) Inc. A multi-divisional real estate firm. TMR Inc. is Manitoba’s largest real estate education, event and investing platform and the President of Everyday Investors United Manitoba, Winnipeg’s number one investor event network.
He is the Co-Founder of the Young Entrepreneurs Society International and a mentor to the 3000+ members who span over 70 countries. He is the CEO of an international event, marketing and graphic design company, VA Productions Inc. (Winnipeg, Madrid & Paris) and is changing the world one culture at a time through Culture Card Inc.
Valen Vergara is one of a select few entrepreneurial experts chosen as a cast member in the movie “Game Changer,” a documentary about increasing performance in business and life through the delivery of advanced, practical and implementable strategies. As well as a Public Speaker who has been featured on many top radio shows.
Valen is the Founder of The Worldwide Expedition for Peace & Truth Project (WEPT) Inc. The WEPT Project Inc. subscribes to sustainable philanthropy.
Valen’s strategic objective is to maximize his earning ability to fundraise for humanitarian campaigns. His life’s work is centered on mentoring, empowering and investing in the field of human potential.