Community Outreach Coordinator
Toll Free Phone: 1-888-614-8016
Office Phone: 306-522-3232
Wally’s interpersonal skills, extensive experience mentoring and educating others makes him a valuable asset to the Speers team. He brings along with him the knowledge of being a great leader and listener. Wally has great passion for the work he does within the community always lending a helpful hand to explain about all the services Speers offers.
Wally was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Being the youngest of seven children gave him a head start on becoming a people person and helping others. Wally’s career started after high school as a Wholesale Sales Representative in the footwear business calling on general stores and shoe repair shops in Manitoba and Saskatchewan. He then went on to work at the Ford Motor Company selling parts in rural Manitoba In 1973. Ten years later Wally joined Percival Mercury as a Parts Manager and eventually became a Trainer for New Managers of Parts and Service for Auto Dealers throughout Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. He began working for Speers in 2010 and has helped us grow through various outreach programs and more recently helping to start up a new Caregiver Award program.
Wally married his loving wife Del in 1966 and celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2016. Together they raised three wonderful children and are now enjoying time spent with grandchildren. Wally enjoys being involved with the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church as an Elder and Founding Member of the Church. He is heavily involved with the community and takes pride in being able to help them with his life skills.
Wally’s understanding and resourcefulness give him a great advantage when helping the community out. He is always willing to lend a hand to those in need. Wally’s proficiency, working well with others and enjoying the art of communication makes him a wonderful part of the Speers team.
Wally can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling Speers at 306-522-3232.