The Lindsay Park Sports Society Announces the Appointment of Murray Sigler as the Chair of the Board of Governors

2 May 2023

The Lindsay Park Sports Society (LPSS) is proud to announce the appointment of prominent business leader, Murray Sigler, as Chair of the Board of Governors to the Society.

Mr. Sigler brings with him a wealth of knowledge in sport, recreation, governance, business and community service. Having recently served as the CEO of Sport Calgary, Calgary Economic Development and now as the interim President & CEO of the Calgary Health Foundation, Mr. Sigler is ideally positioned to lead the Board through the next phase of program and service delivery excellence at the MNP Community & Sport Centre.

Mr. Sigler has identified the following priorities, including:

Secure LEAP/Legacy Expansion Project Funding
Advance Strategic Plan, with a focus on the following:

  • Expand customer base;
  • Prepare for construction;
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion;
  • Environment.

Enhance Stakeholder Relations

“I am honoured and excited to assume the role of Chair of the Lindsay Park Sports Society. A few years ago I participated in the drafting of the City of Calgary, Sport for Life Policy, which aims to Design and Deliver Sport Programs and Initiatives, Build Infrastructure, Allocate Amenity Use, and Support Sporting Events. I thought then, and I do so now more than ever, that MNPCSC is ideally positioned to play a key role in achieving the policy goals. I will work tirelessly to ensure the Centre delivers.”

President and CEO, Jeff Booke notes “the Society and Centre are fortunate to have Murray assume the role as Board Chair at a time of such significance for the facility. With a new strategic plan, a multi-million dollar expansion, a focus on the role the Centre can play in downtown revitalization, and the ongoing importance of physical and mental health, strong leadership is key to our success.”