Our Team


Bruce Randall

Founding Executive Director (2010 to Present)
Almost 30 years’ experience in business, collaborative leadership and strategic thinking, including as VP Law, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, The Forzani Group.
“No work is insignificant. All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence” ― Martin Luther King Jr.


Jaya Dharan

Mentoring Support (2012 to Present)
A networking enthusiast with a passion for volunteering, with a Master’s in English Literature from India, experience in the Education sector in the Middle East now working with newly-arrived immigrants.
“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” ― Thích Nhất Hạnh


Rosa Martinez

Calgary Connector Administrator, Internationally Trained Professionals Stream (2014 to Present)
10 years’ experience working in Adult Education, and 5 out of those in Career Advising and E-Learning in the non-profit sector.
“Start where you are, with what you have. Make something of it and never be satisfied.” — George Washington Carver