Segue Career Options

Winkler Location

Sheila Suderman – Program Director
Sheila began working for Segue late 2007 as an Employment Skills Developer and job coach. She has worked in other Segue projects providing 1:1 employment sessions as well as group workshops and classroom facilitation. Her desire is for individuals to find a job where they can achieve their potential. Sheila accepted the role of Segue Program Director Spring of 2016. She enjoys the companionship of her furry felines and puttering in her yard.

Art Friesen – Employment Facilitator
As employment facilitator, Art Friesen reaches to surrounding managers through emailing, phone calls and personal contacts in hopes of finding opportunity and employment for those in the Segue program. He feels that having past experience as a business owner and manager gives him a better sense of the needs of the manager and the challenges of the job seeker. His ultimate goal is to build trusting relations and to see those with employment barriers move forward in hope, healing and community. Art works in our Winkler office.


Sher Hildebrand – Employment Skills Developer
Sher is the Employment Skills Developer for the OPPS Program in our Winkler location. She has a passion for empowering individuals and helping them see their potential in order for them to take control and achieve their goals. Her passions outside of Segue are landscaping, taking long walks in frigid temperatures (and “nice” weather too), golfing and camping.

Danielle Bueckert – Vocational Assessor
Danielle is the vocational assessor at Segue. She enjoys assisting clients in discovering their skills through vocational assessment and helping clients make plans to reach their goals. When Danielle is not at work she enjoys reading, biking, and watching true crime documentaries.

Susy Loewen – Community Employment Developer
Susy is the Community Employment Developer for the JUMP program. As the CED she connects with local businesses to create work placement opportunities for people who join the program. She enjoys getting to know the participants in the process and works hard to find employment that is meaningful to each person. When she is not working, she enjoys hiking with her family and reading.  

Jessica Talbot – JUMP Coordinator
Jessica is the JUMP Coordinator in our Winkler office. Her passion is in the field of mental health and loves making connections to those in the community. In her position at Segue Career Options, she spends time teaching participants pre-employment skills and enjoys building relationships with participants. Jessica uses her spare time to play games with her family and bake many delicious desserts.

Steinbach Location

Diane Kolossa – Wellness U30 Program Assistant
Diane is the Program Assistant for the Wellness U30 program at our Steinbach location. Her drive to empower others on their wellness journey is what motivates her and her goal is to help every person that she works with achieve a greater understanding of their identity, overcome obstacles and unlock the potential to succeed that she believes we all possess. She is currently working on achieving her counselling certification at the University of Manitoba and also operates a small business. Diane loves food, spending time with her family, gardening and
word games.

Natalie Dueck – Wellness U30 Program Coordinator
Natalie loves to meet new people and to hear their unique stories. She has a heart for people facing life’s challenges, and as Steinbach’s Wellness U30 Coordinator, she hopes to empower participants to create and reach their wellness and employment goals.