OUR TEAM

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Julia Blackburn

Chief Executive Officer

Andrew Reddin

Chief Development Officer

Meaghan DeLaurentis

Senior Director, Program Strategy and Design

Nisha Lewis

Director, Marketing and Communications

Molly Hill

Director, Development

Shane Lyons

Program Director - GTA

Rose Casaccia

Manager, IT and Operations

Shelly Spence

Director, Human Resources

Sue Shen

Senior Human Resources Generalist

Simmi Verma

HR Co-Op

Ivana Popadic

Senior Manager, Education

Haftom Teferi

Data and Reporting Specialist

Asjid Javed

Senior Accounting Analyst

Mitch Gegwetch

Manager, Indigenous Projects and Educational Initiatives

Antonia Berlingeri

Evaluation Manager

Carly Dwyer

Manager, Development

(Parental Leave)

Brandan Dietrich

Digital Marketing and Communications Coordinator

George Kuruvilla

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Lily Ayelazuno

Development Coordinator

Weiyi Chang

Grants & Reporting Specialist

Denisse Alejo

Vice President, Industry Partnerships

Talitha Pegus

Manager, Employment Engagement

Derek Darch

National Director, Employer Engagement

Audrey Au

Alumni Placement Specialist

Paula Saavedra

Alumni Placement Specialist

Sowmya Sivasankar

Alumni Placement Specialist

Kevin Wilson

Alumni Placement Specialist

Melissa D'Souza

Alumni Placement Specialist

Aalia Khan

Alumni Placement Specialist

Jennifer Jones

Alumni Placement Specialist

Tomas McMahon

Alumni Placement Specialist

Isaac Mbaziira

National Director, Youth Engagement

Sofia Prada

Admissions Manager

Sheryll Smith

Team Lead, Outreach and Engagement

Jamal Brooks

Team Lead, Outreach and Engagement

Farah Mustafa

Acting Liaison Manager

Anna Papis

Admissions Specialist

Joshua Redhair

Admissions Specialist

Avani Sapre

Admissions Specialist

Tasheca Robinson

Admission Specialist

Laura Costabile

Admission Specialist

Emma-Jane Cowan

Outreach and Engagement Specialist

Olayide Agbabiaka

Outreach and Engagement Jr. Specialist

Steven Freiria

Outreach and Engagement Specialist

Harpreet Dayal

Outreach and Engagement Specialist

Aarushi Ranade

Outreach and Engagement Worker

Allison Rupke

Job Developer

Terry-Ann Virtue

Program Manager, Alumni and Reskilling

Sanika Kamtekar

Technical Instructor

Meenakshi Natarajan

Alumni Instructor

Ahmad Sheikh Munieb

Technical Instructor

Mark Anglin

Reskilling Program Instructor

Roop Fatima

Program Coordinator

Navpreet Kaur

Technical Instructor

Sanika Kamtekar

Technical Instructor

Poulami Mukherjee

Project Coordinator

Faithful Poku

Career Coordinator

Shakeena Ahlip

Reskilling Program Coordinator

Michael Hunt

Reskilling Program Coordinator

Kaesha Clarke

Alumni Programs Coordinator

Faithful Poku

Career Coordinator

Keyanna Drakes

Program Manager

Jenifer Lamasz

Program Manager

(Parental Leave)

Jon Kerr

Instructor

Katherine Bastowros

Instructor

Esin Turhan

Program Coordinator

Katie Yumol

Program Coordinator

Heyam Abunaseer

Instructor

Geetu Sodhi

Technical Instructor

Ellie Braham

Instructor

Jenet Dhutti-Bhopal

Career Coordinator

Richard Ammah

Program Manager

Pranita Bhagat

Instructor

Ravi Adayalpam

Instructor

Melanie Sagala

Program Coordinator

(Parental Leave)

Heena Dholakia

Program Coordinator

Sandra Kumanovskyy

Program Coordinator

Elizabeth Huband

Career Coordinator

Michelle Campbell

Youth Program Manager

Jay Jamwant

Instructor

Reena Kasandas

Instructor

Heather Orr-Francis

Program Coordinator

Tamika Walker

Program Manager

Catherine Ankrah

Program Manager

(Parental Leave)

Amandeep Bagga

Youth Program Instructor

Anita Iyakaremye

Technical Education & Instruction Manager

Kirsten Prashad

Youth Programs Coordinator

Jennifer Lee

Career Coordinator

Sonia Jain

Technical Instructor

Benjamin Brezner

Project Coordinator

Lisa Moon

Regional Director

Donna Kanomata

Program Manager

Russel Christie

Instructor

Kristina Fernandez

Program Coordinator

Alison Richards

Program Coordinator

Rosanna Sardella

Alumni Program Coordinator

Ochuko Oboh

Career Counsellor

Sarah Elsayed

Technical Instructor

Saadi Hussain

Alumni Placement Specialist

Diana Parks

Regional Director

Omar Satari

Technical Instructor

Tyler Sweeney

Youth Programs Coordinator

Dayna de Wit

Career Coordinator

Michael Cowan

National Director, Program Operations

Azeem Syed

Peer Mentor - GTA

Hikmat Tijani

Peer Mentor - GTA

Nirojan Pathmanathan

Peer Mentor - GTA

Bashir Adatia

Peer Mentor - Calgary

Tin Bellegarde

Peer Mentor - Halifax