Alzheimer Society of Toronto’s dedicated staff are led by Chief Executive Officer Scott Russell. Below you’ll find a full listing of our staff. To reach any staff member by phone, please call us at 416-322-6560.



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Chief Executive Officer Scott Russell


Community Engagement

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Director, Marketing and Communications Tina Barduhn
Communications Specialist Issey Abraha
Special Events Coordinator Danielle Nikoletopoulos
Special Events Assistant Holly Groeneveld



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Manager of Development Janet Farrell
Corporate Partnerships Officer Christine Mulligan
Development Officer Shenifa Ladhani
Development Coordinator Nancy Reyes
Database Coordinator Narmatha Jayakumar




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Director of Community Support Services Kari Quinn-Humphrey
Client Services Coordinator Remy Sookhai
Manager of Volunteer Services Nicole Paton
First Link Coordinator Shrid Dhungel
Manager, Caregiver Support Programs Kristy McKay
Community Partnership Manager Romina Oliverio
First Link, Care Navigator Laura McGill
First Link, Care Navigator Rebecca Detje
First Link, Care Navigator Kendelle LaBella
Music Project Coordinator Nadia Aftab
Education Manager Patricia Lazarakis
Public Education Coordinator Esther Atemo
Public Education Coordinator Bernice Chan
Public Education Coordinator Joanne Tandoc
Public Education Coordinator Nicole Cardenas
Public Education Coordinator Nicole Gardner
Social Work Manager Amanda Schmukler
Social Worker, Team Lead Peter Marczyk
Social Worker Erin Hawker-Budlovsky
Social Worker Marjaneh Amir-Sheibani
Social Worker Risa Kim
Social Worker Sudha Vavilla
Social Worker Lisa Fitzwilliam
Intake Coordinator Denise Marshall
Intake Coordinator Maria Muzzi