Steering Committee

University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

Sandra Yuen, PhD., C.Psych., Director, Professional Practice and Quality Assurance, Health & Wellness

Janine Robb, RN, M.Sc., Executive Director, Health & Wellness

Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario

Rina Gupta, Director of Counseling Services, Student Wellness Services

Ellie Sadinsky, B.A., B.A.A., M.P.A, Executive Director, Office of the Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs

McGill University, Montreal, Quebec

Lina Di Genova, PhD., Associate Director, Assessment, Learning, and Evaluation

Vera Romano, PhD., Director, Counselling Services

Advisory Committee

Current Members:

Gaya Arasaratnam, Director, Campus Wellness and Support Services Centre, Concordia University

Ben Bridgstock, Director, Student Support Services, Algonquin College

Peter Cornish, Associate Professor & Director University Counselling Centre, Memorial University

Amy Fogarty, Manager, Programs & Priorities at Mental Health Commission of Canada

Meg Houghton, Associate Vice-President Student Services, Mohawk College

Diane Marcotte, Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal

Sara Pedersen, Program Director, Rossy Family Foundation

Wally Rude, Registrar and Dean of Enrolment Services, Yukon College

Don Stewart, Executive Director, Student Support, University of Manitoba

Andrew Szeto, Director, Mental Health Strategy, University of Calgary

Verity Turpin, Assistant Vice-Provost, Student Affairs, Dalhousie University

Cheryl Washburn, Director, Counselling Services, University of British Columbia

Nicholas Watters, Director, Access to Quality Mental Health Services, Mental Health Commission of Canada

Past Members:

Jennifer Dods, Executive Director, Student Wellness Services, Queen’s University (2016-19)

Martine Gauthier, Executive Director, Student Services, McGill University (2016-19)

Nancy Heath, James McGill Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, McGill University (2016-19)

Nitika Rewari, Manager, Research, Evaluation & Knowledge Translation, Prevention & Promotion – Workplace, Mental Health Commission of Canada (2016-2018)

Kandi McElary, Director, Wellness Services, Mt Royal University (2016- 2018)

Research Assistants


Janine Omran, University of Toronto


Ariunaa Bayarsaikhan, McGill University (2017 – 19)

Caroline Elworthy, McGill University (2017-18)

Ana Guzman, University of Toronto (2017-18)

Miah Zammit, Queen’s University (2017-18)