Lee Ling Yang, Director, IWIS

Lee Ling is a Research Technician in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of British Columbia. She has contributed to SCWIST through grant writing, social media marketing, blogging and event coordination. She was previously the Director of Communication and Event Liaison for the Student Biotechnology Network. Lee Ling received her Master and Bachelor (Honours) degree in […]

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Kristen Hodge, Treasurer

Kristen Hodge, CA, is a currently a Senior Associate in the Deals –Transaction Services group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Vancouver. She assists corporate and private equity clients with financial due diligence investigations in M&A transactions. Kristen holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the University of Victoria. She has been a member of the Canadian Institute of […]

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Melissa Montoril, Secretary

Melissa Montoril is the Administrative Coordinator of Eagle Bay Financial Services Ltd., a financial advisory company specialized to assist First Nation’s organizations with tax exemption and investment management. With a bachelor degree in Law from her home country Brazil, she has more than 10 years of experience in the administrative, financial,  legal and human resources […]

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Fariba Pacheleh, President & Director, Strategic Development

Fariba is a seasoned IT professional with more than 20 years’ experience in various facets of Information Systems and Projects. She holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering, is PMP certified and has completed the MSAT (Management Skills in Advanced Technology) program at Simon Fraser University (2003).  She is currently completing her Executive education […]

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