Megan Bergman has a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine.
Megan accepted the position of National Farmed Animal Health and Welfare Council Executive Director in August 2018 to help provide leadership as the Council continues its development by taking on enhanced responsibilities with respect to national farmed animal health and welfare.
Megan was appointed Chief Veterinary Officer for Manitoba Agriculture in August 2014. In this position she was the director of the Animal Health and Welfare Branch which included responsibility for Manitoba Agriculture’s animal health, animal welfare, and food safety programs, as well as for Manitoba’s veterinary diagnostic laboratory, Veterinary Diagnostic Services.
Prior to joining Manitoba Agriculture, Megan spent 8 years working for the Canadian Food Inspection Agency as an animal health veterinarian, and later as an Inspection Manager and Regional Director.
Megan spent 5 years in private equine practice before she began her career in the civil service.