Immigrant Centre now open for in-person services.

About Us

About Us

Staff

Our staff is committed to seeing newcomers succeed and achieve their potential. We all share a passion at Immigrant Centre to assist others in their settlement endeavors. Here is our team:

Executive and Operations Team

Jorge Fernandez
Chief Executive Officer

Anthony Redekopp
Chief Financial Officer

Lori Quiring
Accounting Assistant

Maria Eugenia Silva
Executive Assistant

Mike Ficzere – IT Manager

Settlement Team

Roselyn Advincula
Director, Settlement Services

Claudia Orellana
Front Desk Client Support

Sofia Hagos Woldetsione
Front Desk Client Support

Arshad Nasiri
Evening Front Desk Client Support

Damarys Ramirez
NARS Facilitator

Shanshan Wang
NARS Facilitator

Amy Wang
Immigrant Settlement Facilitator

Lola Blazevic
Immigrant Settlement Facilitator

Louis Woo
Immigrant Settlement Facilitator

Lorena Elder
ISN Settlement Facilitator

Mirwais Nasiri
Immigrant Settlement Facilitator

Pamela Vega
ISN Settlement Facilitator


Employment Team

Amie Membreno
Manager, Employment

Hamda Ahmed
Employment Facilitator

Hidru Hagos
Employment Facilitator

Manami Alexander
Employment Facilitator

Margaret Ko
Employment Facilitator

Mary Hailu
Employment Facilitator

Omran Zahrab/Yachar Barakat
Employment Facilitator

Shivani Neeranjan/Reem Younes
Employment Facilitator

Tavga Ahmed
Employment Facilitator

Vance Taylor
Employment Facilitator

Sacha Byrne/Anjana Kattel
Employer Liasion

Access English Centre (AEC)

WALTER LUZZI, ACCESS ENGLISH CENTER MANAGER

Walter Luzzi
Manager, AEC

Rem Badir
AEC Client Support

Carlos Al Matni
AEC Client Support

Milena Pantou
AEC Client Support

AEC STAFF

Language Bank

Rosa Maria Menjivar
Manager, Language Bank

Michaelet Adhana
Language Bank Client Support

Arija Duke
Language Bank Client Support

Nutrition Services

Our staff - Nutrition

Briana Henry
Manager, Nutrition Services

Volunteer Services

Our staff - Volunteer

Ann Mohammed
Manager, Volunteer Services

THE ZONAL OUTREACH NEWCOMER ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM

Abigail Legaspi
Coordinator