Réal Cloutier is the vice president and chief operating officer for the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and chief allied health officer. Réal has taken a leadership role supporting innovative housing and support projects in the Winnipeg Health Region to provide alternatives to institutional care for seniors and other chronically ill populations including those who are affected by homelessness.

Réal served on the task force that developed the Plan to End Homelessness in Winnipeg and the task group that established EHW and is a member of the Winnipeg Poverty Reduction Council (WPRC). He has a Master’s degree in Public Administration, a BA, and a certificate in Theology.