Welcome Back!


Welcome to all new and returning members of the Louis Riel Teachers’ Association! The LRTA represents over 1100 members and is the third largest Teacher Association in the Province of Manitoba. Our Association is dedicated to protecting and advancing the rights and well-being of our members.

As a member of LRTA, it is important to note that you can call the LRTA Office at 204-929-5782 at any time. Frank Restall, President, can also be reached by email preslrta@shaw.ca. For issues related to collective bargaining, contact Scott Wood, Vice President: Collective Bargaining at cblrta@shaw.ca. For professional development concerns/questions and/or issues related to PPDF, contact Marcela Cabezas, Vice President: Professional Development at pdlrta@shaw.ca. We shall provide member assistance with matters ranging from simple inquiries to more serious situations. All matters will be dealt with in confidence. As well, members may call the Manitoba Teachers’ Society at 204-888-7961 and request Staff Officer assistance.

Members should bookmark the LRTA website www.lrta.ca. Information about the LRTA, the LRTA Constitution, Bylaws, Policy Handbook, PPDF Guidelines, updates to the calendar, Rielity Check newsletters and important links can all be found on our website.