Planning, Administration and Communications

Senior Management


Alicia Harder

Senior Manager, Planning and Operations
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Team (listed alphabetically)

Catherine Bennington

Director’s Assistant / Administrative Assistant
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Catherine has been with the Centre since June 1995 after moving to Canada in July of 1994. As the Administrative Assistant, she helps keep the finances in order, handles event registration, and identifies office needs.

Sukhi Ghuman

Events Manager
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Sukhi initiates, develops, and manages the coordination and execution of event and marketing plans for workshops, programs and various high-profile events on behalf of CTLT. Sukhi also works directly with the Office of the Provost and Vice-President Academic to manage university-wide events. In addition, she develops strategic marketing initiatives that support UBC’s professional development, distance education, and flexible learning initiatives. On maternity leave until September 2015.

Terri Kennedy

Marketing and Brand Coordinator
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Terri is responsible for developing and maintaining consistent branding for all CTLT marketing and communication designs. She thoroughly enjoys creating visual identities for both print and web.

Mischa Makortoff

Senior Events Program Assistant
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Mischa assists in providing logistical support at all levels for the various workshops, sessions, and institutes at CTLT.

Kerri Parker

Events Manager
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Kerri brings to the team over ten years experience in event management and marketing.  Her primary role is event and marketing development and execution on behalf of CTLT programs including workshops and various high-profile events.

Jarrad Wiens

Manager, Administration and Human Resources
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Jarrad manages CTLT’s human and physical resources. He supports the development and oversees the implementation of human resource strategies, policies, and procedures. Jarrad is also responsible for operational efficiency, space, and general administration.

Michael Wong

Marketing and Communications Coordinator
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Michael develops and implements marketing and communications initiatives at CTLT. He designs visual identities and layouts for print and online materials, coordinates articles and copy for the CTLT website, and assists with event organization and promotion. Michael also oversees the CTLT Newsletter, Dialogues.

Jane Young

Events Assistant
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Jane assists in providing logistical support for workshops, sessions, and institutes at CTLT.

Josephine Yung

Financial Assistant
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Josephine manages the payroll for all sessional faculty appointments. She also assists with department expenses, budgets, mandates, and administrative initiatives at CTLT.