Experience

A skilled business developer, not-for-profit leader and community builder with experience working in six different countries.  

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community manager                                                                          wellth pharmacy + Clinic

Business Development, Marketing & Social Media, Corporate Partnerships, Community Development, Event Planning, Administrative

Wellth Pharmacy + Clinic is a full-service modern pharmacy specializing in compounding personalized medication and health solutions.  As a new clinic, I am focused on creating partnerships in the community and corporate setting, as well as growing our reach through marketing and frequent events.

 

 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR                                                                                STUDENTS OFFERING SUPPORT (SOS)

Program Management, Communications & Marketing, Partner Development, Donor Relations, Proposal & Grant Writing, Financial Management, Monitoring & Evaluation, Impact Assessment, Volunteer Engagement

Reporting to the Board of Directors, I led one of Canada's largest youth organizations which supports students across North America, while contributing to sustainable educational projects in Latin America to assist them in providing access to education. 

 

MANAGER, STAKEHOLDER RELATIONS (maternity cover)                                ONE LAPTOP PER CHILD CANADA (OLPC)

Partnerships, Community Events, Program Management, Sponsorships, Financial Management, Monitoring & Evaluation, Impact Assessment, Communications & Media, Public Speaking

Covering for the Executive Director of OLPC, meant I was responsible for all aspects of the organization in her absence.  OLPC Canada seeks to bridge the digital divide for Aboriginal youth by enhancing education with technological tools designed with children in mind.  

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youth programming coordinator / trips facilitator                free the children (FTC)

Volunteer Management & Engagement, Trip Facilitation, Campus Events, Financial Tracking, Public Speaking, Fundraising

Reporting to the Director of Youth Programming, I was responsible for overseeing fundraising activities which occurred on university and college campuses across North America.  I managed a portfolio of over 90 active FTC groups and educational institutions.  I organized and led service-learning initiatives, including fundraisers and awareness campaigns, We Act program and We Day.  I delivered outreach speeches to various schools and corporate sponsors and served as a liaison between the campuses and organization.  I also facilitated extended volunteer school building trips overseas, which required me to care for groups of 15+ youth while traveling abroad.

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Fundraising and grant writing officer                                    kimathi university - cida iyip program 

Research, Event Planning, Budgeting, Sponsorships, Grants, Revenue Development, Program Development, Reporting

I organized and designed the 2012 Water Resource Forum, which included successfully obtaining funding from the Kenyan National Council for Science and Technology in order to host the event.  I also designed the School Health Mentorship Program, which was implemented across the region.

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Special projects assistant                                                                    york university (International department)

Communications & Marketing, Volunteer Management, Administrative Support, Human Resources

I supported the work of the Project Manager and Assistant of Strategic International Initiatives in the development and implementation of programming, particularly the York International Internship Program (YIIP) which sends over 55 interns abroad each year.

 

Education team intern: sport club &                                                Eco ranger club coordinator                                                          maddox jolie-pitt foundation

Program Design, Community Relations, Event Planning & Facilitation, Strategic Partnerships, Proposal & Grant Writing, Monitoring & Evaluation, Research, Stakeholder Analysis

Reporting to the CEO of MJP, I successfully designed and introduced a Sport for Development Program to be integrated into the district's curriculum, with a specific focus on achieving the UN Millennium Development Goals.  To achieve this, I composed a 50 page project proposal with program enhancement strategies, which was successful in obtaining significant funding from the Qatar Foundation.