Month: February 2010

Julie Wong, Director, Volunteers

Julie received her PhD from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of British Columbia where she developed novel diagnostic tools for the study of G-protein couple rece… Read More

Lee Ling Yang, Director, IWIS

Lee Ling is a Research Technician in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of British Columbia. She has contributed to SCWIST through grant writing, social media market… Read More

Vladimirka Pereula, Director, Events

Vladimirka Pereula is a Project Coordinator at UBC. She has more than 15 years experience working in  Manuafacturing , Software Development and Education Sectors as a Mechanical Engineer, Database Dev… Read More

Jazz Bamra, 2011-2012 Director, Fundraising

Jazz holds a B.Sc. in cell and molecular biology and biochemistry. She has attended numerous networking events, gaining valuable contacts that will assist her with her educational and career goals. Sh… Read More

Kristen Hodge, Treasurer

Kristen Hodge, CA, is a currently a Senior Associate in the Deals –Transaction Services group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Vancouver. She assists corporate and private equity clients with financia… Read More

Melissa Montoril, Secretary

Melissa Montoril is the Administrative Coordinator of Eagle Bay Financial Services Ltd., a financial advisory company specialized to assist First Nation’s organizations with tax exemption and in… Read More

Jane O’Hara, VP Grants

Jane O’Hara hails from Ireland, where she completed all of her education: she got her Bachelor degree in Microbiology from Trinity College, Dublin, followed by a MSc in Molecular Medicine. Jane was aw… Read More

Naomi Fast, 2011-2012 VP Programs

Naomi is an Assistant Professor in the Botany Department at the University of British Columbia, where she is also a member of the Biodiversity Research Centre and the Centre for Microbial Diversity an… Read More

Fariba Pacheleh, President & Director, Strategic Development

Fariba is a seasoned IT professional with more than 20 years’ experience in various facets of Information Systems and Projects. She holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering, is PMP certified… Read More