Rolzing, Evguenia

Evguenia Rolzing Vice President, Infrastructure Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance Toronto, Ontario   Evgenia is a Vice President in an Infrastructure Advisory group at a global consulting firm with over ten years of experience advising public and private agencies on the development of key infrastructure assets in sectors of healthcare, transport and transit, energy…

Robinson, Philip (Parker)

Philip (Parker) Robinson Vice President Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation – District 4 Sturgeon, Ontario   Parker is a proud father of three, husband to his wonderful woman and a high school teacher in northern Ontario. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Brock University and Education degree from Nipissing University. For the past 15 years,…

Richman, Riley

Riley Richman Head of Education SEIU Healthcare Canada Toronto, Ontario   Riley is Head of Education at SEIU Healthcare, a union that represents more than 60,000 frontline healthcare workers across Ontario. She has been working with the union for more than eight years in a variety of roles. In this position, Riley helped develop SEIU…

Restoule, Karen

Karen Restoule Associate Chair Ontario Parole Board Dokis First Nation, Ontario   Karen currently serves as Associate Chair with Tribunals Ontario, responsible for the Ontario Parole Board. Previously, she led the Justice Sector at the Chiefs of Ontario after starting her career in criminal justice and correctional services. Karen is Co-Founder of BOLD Realities, a…

Rebek, Jody-Lynn

Jody-Lynn Rebek Assistant Professor Algoma University Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario   Dr. Rebek is Assistant Professor at Algoma University, and principal at Vive Strategies Consulting. As a Leadership and Management consultant, Jody-Lynn leads transformation efforts that renew focus, positive growth and results-oriented action plans for individuals, organizations and communities, such as the Natural Resources Canada,…

Ranganathan, Prasanna

Prasanna Ranganathan Diversity and Belonging Lead Shopify Toronto, Ontario   Prasanna (B.A., J.D., LL.M.) has worked as a lawyer, diversity and inclusion lead, speaker, and social media strategist and is currently the Diversity and Belonging Lead at Shopify. He is an Associate Producer of Dream, Girl, a documentary on female entrepreneurs that premiered at the…

Possian, Amara

Amara Possian Canada Campaigns Manager 350.org Toronto, Ontario   Amara is a campaigner, educator, and facilitator with over a decade of experience helping groups transform conflict and take collective action. She’s a Professor in Seneca College’s Government Relations program and manages Canada campaigns at the global climate organization 350.org. During the 2015 and 2019 elections,…

Platz, Kayleigh

Kayleigh Platz Senior Manager, Communications and Integrated Communications Institute of Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo Kitchener, Ontario   Kayleigh is a Kitchener-based writer. Growing up and working in the Waterloo Region technology and academic sectors. She is the Senior Manager, Communications and Integrated Communications for the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo.…

Pemberton-Corbeil, Erin

Erin Pemberton-Corbeil Detective Constable North Bay Police Service Corbeil, Ontario   Erin Pemberton-Corbeil is a Detective Constable with North Bay Police Service. She is currently assigned to the Criminal Investigations Unit and the Child Youth Advocacy Centre where she specializes in Child Forensic Interviewing. She is involved in Child Youth Advocacy both provincially and nationally,…

Paron, Cheryl

Cheryl Paron International Representative IBEW Canada Maple, Ontario   Cheryl started her career in the labour movement as a member of IBEW Local 2228, where she worked for NAV Canada as an Air Traffic Management Technologist, maintaining radar and flight planning systems. During her time with Local 2228 she was elected as 1 of 6…