EWO Board Members

Thank you to each of the volunteer board members of Experiential & Work-Integrated Learning in Ontario for their tireless advocacy for improving co-op opportunities for students and employers.

Board Members

President
Dario Guescini | Seneca Polytechnic

Vice President
Joanne Islip | Sheridan College

Treasurer
Laura Ignor | University of Guelph

Secretary
Richard Wikkerink | University of Waterloo

Director At Large
Andrew Bassingthwaighte | Brock University

Director At Large
Christopher McCarthy | University of Toronto Scarborough

Director At Large
Joanne Foxton | Georgian College

Director At Large
Sarah Kitsemetry | University of Waterloo

Director At Large
Sheila Bruce | Seneca Polytechnic

Director At Large
Tara Zabella | McMaster University

Committee Chairs

Award & Recognition Committee Chair
Andrew Bassingthwaighte | Brock University

Communication and Marketing Committee Chair
Sarah Kitsemetry | University of Waterloo

Conference Co-Chairs
Brij Bali | University of Waterloo  &  Orphtee Quarcoo | Seneca Polytechnic
Board Liaison: Joanne Islip | Sheridan College

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Committee Co-Chairs
Colleen Phillips-Davis | University of Waterloo  &  Griffith D’Souza | Ryerson University

Experiential Learning Committee Chair
Jessica Angus | Sheridan College
Board Liaison: Dario Guescini | Seneca Polytechnic

Finance Committee Chair
Laura Ignor | University of Guelph

Governance Committee Chair
Richard Wikkerink | University of Waterloo

Government and Community Partnerships Committee Chair
Sean Elliott | Georgian College
Board Liaison: Dario Guescini | Seneca Polytechnic

Membership Engagement Committee Co-Chairs
Joanne Foxton | Georgian College  &  Tara Zabella | McMaster University

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