Legal Counsel, Faculty of Health Sciences
Janesca Kydd is Legal Counsel for the University of Manitoba, focused on providing legal services exclusively to the Faculty of Health Sciences. Janesca obtained a Bachelor of Arts from Carleton University in Ottawa in 1998 and a Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto's Faculty of Law in 2003.
Prior to joining the University of Manitoba in 2013, Janesca practiced law at a Winnipeg law firm for a number of years, focusing primarily on corporate, commercial, Aboriginal and real estate matters before moving on to spend a period with the Manitoba Government, focusing on legislative development. Janesca is a past director of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, the Canadian Condominium Institute (Manitoba Chapter) and The First Peopls Economic Growth Fund.