This Capilano University organization chart (pdf) outlines the overall reporting structure at CapU. Every effort is made to keep the chart updated as changes in our organization occur.


Paul Dangerfield, MBA
President and Vice-Chancellor

Academic & Provost

Laureen Styles, EdD
Vice President, Academic & Provost

Strategic Planning, Assessment & Institutional Effectiveness

Toran Savjord
Vice President, Strategic Planning, Assessment & Institutional Effectiveness

Finance & Administration

Jacqui Stewart, CPA, CGA
Vice President, Finance & Administration

University Relations

Jennifer Ingham, BA
Vice President, University Relations


Ted Gervan, EdD
Dean, Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts 

Pouyan Mahboubi, PhD
Dean, Faculty of Arts & Sciences

Brad Martin, MA
Dean, Faculty of Education, Health, & Human Development

Lara Duke, M.Sc.
Dean, Faculty of Global & Community Studies

Dean, Faculty of Business & Professional Studies

Academic Initiatives & Planning

Aurelea Mahood, DPhil 
Director, Academic Initiatives & Planning

BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts

Fiona Black, BA
Director, Programming

Sandra McRae
General Manager


Brian Ball, B.Comm.

Bosa Centre for Film & Animation

Doreen Manuel, MFA

CapU Residence

Chad Johnstone, BBA, MEd 
Manager, Student Housing Services

Children's Centre

Sara Sutherland, MA

Centre for International Experience

Chris Bottrill, PhD 

Cristian Cano, BBA
Recruitment Manager

Francisco Silva, P.G.Dip.

Centre for Teaching Excellence

Laura MacKay, PhD

Conflict Resolution

Keiron Simons, LLB
Conflict Resolution Advisor

Continuing Studies & Executive Education

Annie Prud'homme-Genereux, PhD

Contract Services and Purchasing


Paul Gruber, B.Comm.
Manager, Purchasing

Facilities Services & Campus Planning

Ryan Blades, MBA 

Sara Hoskins, NCIDQ
Manager, Campus Planning 

Natalia Skapski, MA 
Manager of Health & Safety and Emergency Preparedness

Jordy Bowen, Cert.
Manager, Facilities - Building Systems

Kenny Fung, P.Eng.
Manager, Project Management

Roberto Carlos
Manager, Facilities Services

Bill Demopoulos, MBA
Manager, Sustainability

Graeme Kennedy, Dip.
Manager, Campus Security

First Nations Student Services

Miranda Huron,
Director, Indigenous Education & Affairs


Tally Bains, MBA, CPA, CGA

Holly Hunter, CPA, CA
Manager, Accounting Services

Mirela Pop, CPA, CGA
Manager, Payroll & Benefits

Narisha Jessani, CPA, CA
Manager, Financial Services

Lesley Nelson, BBA
Manager, Student Financial Accounts

Human Resources

Mike Knudson, MBA
Associate Vice President

Erin McFadden, MBA
Manager, HR Development & Engagement

Sara Colliss, BA, CPHR

Manager, HR (Staff)

Information Technology (IT)

Kristin Wilkes, MPA

Steve Gallagher, BA
Director, IT Architecture

Teodora Dotzeva, B.Sc., PMP
Manager, Web and Instructional Technologies

Elham Seyedi, M.Sc.
Manager, Enterprise Systems

Manager, IT Architecture & Security

Wade Sellers
Manager, IT Infrastructure

Cristian Toma, MBEcon
Manager, Implementation and Deployment
Manager, IT Service Delivery

Anthony Lung, PMP
Director, IT Strategic Projects

ḵálax̱-ay the Sunshine Coast Campus

Micki McCartney, MA
Regional Director


Debbie Schachter, EdD
University Librarian

Policy, Privacy & Governance

Jennifer Jamieson, LLB
Manager, Policy, Privacy & Governance

Registrar's Office

Kyle Vuorinen, MA

Harb Johal, MSc
Associate Registrar, Academic Advising & Financial Aid

Associate Registrar, Scheduling, Systems & Records

Hiten Amin, BBA
Manager, Student Recruitment & Transition

Associate Registrar, Admissions & Graduation

Associate Registrar, Registration & Student Information Services

Student Success

Associate Vice President

Daniel Levangie, MA
Director,  Student Affairs and Services

Nancy Ng, BBA
Manager, Career Development Centre

Milt Williams, BPE
Manager, Centre for Sport and Wellness

Manager, Institutional Research 

Cheryl Kramer, MS
Coordinator, Accessibility Services

Sukhi Sohi, MA
Coordinator, Counselling Services

University Relations

Scott Blythe, BA
Director, Alumni & Development

Victoria Miles, BA
Director, Communications & Marketing

Julie Vanderyagt, BA
Manager, Events & Ceremonies

Kari Wharton, BA
Manager, Advancement Services