Alzheimer Society of Toronto’s dedicated staff are led by Chief Executive Officer Cathy Barrick. 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 Cathy Barrick
Executive Assistant Nancy Reyes
Chief Operating Officer Scott Russell
Director of Human Resources Leesa Fernandez


Community Engagement

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Director of Community Engagement Kimberley Locke
Community Engagement Coordinator Sarah Pietrkiewicz
Special Events Coordinator Danielle Nikoletopoulos



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Manager of Development Janet Farrell
Corporate Partnerships Officer Christine Mulligan
Development Coordinator Shenifa Ladhani




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Director of Community Support Services Kari Quinn-Humphrey
Program Support Administrator Remy Sookhai
Manager of Volunteer Services Nicole Paton
First Link Partnership Manager Shannon Knelsen
First Link Coordinator Shrid Dhungel
Manager, Caregiver Support Programs Kristy McKay
Project Coordinator Romina Oliverio
Project Coordinator, Caregiver Project Laura McGill
Project Coordinator- Dementia Friendly Communities Stephanie Massott
Music Project Coordinator Nadia Aftab
Public Educator, Team Lead Julie Wong
Public Education Coordinator Esther Atemo
Public Education Coordinator Bernice Chan
Public Education Coordinator Joanne Tandoc
Public Education Coordinator Patricia Lazarakis
Social Work Manager Amanda Schmukler
Social Worker, Team Lead Peter Marczyk
Social Worker Ekta Hattangady
Social Worker Erin Hawker-Budlovsky
Social Worker Marjaneh Amir-Sheibani
Social Worker Victoria Jakobson
Social Worker Risa Kim
Social Worker Sudha Vavilla
Intake Coordinator Ivana Asumeng
Intake Coordinator Alessandra Turavani