Leila Bocksch is a Senior Policy Advisor (MSc, MBA) for the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat. She assists in efforts to better align our international regulatory environment to address root causes of regulatory misalignments. Leila was appointed to the board of the Sandy Hill Community Health Center in June 2017 and serves on the Emerging Issues Committee.
Nikhil Chowdhary is a senior Information Technology Professional with specialization in Healthcare IT and cyber-security. He was appointed to the board of Council on Aging of Ottawa, where he serves as the member of Executive Committee and Treasurer.
Adrian Benjamin is a newcomer to Canada from Trinidad and Tobago with over 15 years management experience. He was appointed to the board of Ottawa Safety Council (OSC) in June 2016 and board of Crime Prevention Ottawa Community Forum in October 2016.
Parastu Mirabzadeh is a Political Ecologist (Ph.D.) with experience in program management and research with United Nations agencies. She was appointed to the board of the Ottawa Biosphere Eco-City as a director for strategic planning.
Hema Karia is a Financial Clerk who is currently self-employed as an Accountant. She was appointed to the board of Kanata Beaverbrooke Community Centre (KBCA) where she serves as Treasurer.
Sophia Jacob is a Freelance Event Planning Specialist with experience in communications, social media and media relations. She was appointed to the board of The Social Planning Council of Ottawa in May of 2016.
Asiyeh Norouzpour is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA) with an MBA degree. She is a Financial Analyst at the Canadian Red Cross and has working experience in profit and non-profit sector including banking, manufacturing, and software programming industries. She was appointed to the board of Volunteer Ottawa in June 2016 and serves in the Finance Committee. Asiyeh also serves as Treasurer and board member for The Door Youth Centre.
Faizan Maqsood is a finance professional with experience working in both the government and banking industries. He was appointed at the board of EcoEquitable and serves in the Finance Committee.