This CapU Organization Chart - Mar 2023 (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
Executive Assistant - Nooshin Shafieian

Academic & Provost

Laureen Styles, EdD
Vice President, Academic & Provost
Executive Assistant - Lisa Storoz

Aurelea Mahood, BA (Hon), MA, DPhil
Associate Vice President, Academic & Vice Provost

Strategic Planning, Assessment & Institutional Effectiveness

Toran Savjord, BHK
Vice President, Strategic Planning, Assessment & Institutional Effectiveness
Executive Assistant - Nat Volo

Finance & Administration

Tally Bains, MBA, CPA, CGA
Vice President, Finance & Administration
Executive Assistant - Angela Ruggles

University Relations

Kari Wharton, BA
Vice President, University Relations
Executive Assistant - Megan Pareis

People, Culture & Diversity

Kartik Bharadwa, MBA, CPHR
Vice President, People, Culture & Diversity
Executive Assistant - Natalie Chow

Ramin Shadmehr, PhD (candidate), MEd
Dean, Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts 
Administrative Lead - Teresa Szymborska

Tracy Penny Light, MA, PhD
Dean, Faculty of Arts & Sciences
Interim Administrative Lead - Shveta Parnami

Brad Martin, MA
Dean, Faculty of Education, Health, & Human Development
Administrative Lead - Dixie Golins

Natasha Mrkic-Subotic, MBA, EdD
Acting Dean, Faculty of Global & Community Studies
Administrative Lead - Farnoosh Sam

Laura Kinderman, MA, MBA, PhD   
Dean, Faculty of Business & Professional Studies
Administrative Lead - Dina Nezami



Aurelea Mahood, BA (Hon), MA, DPhil
Director, Academic Initiatives & Planning

Imelda May, BA
Manager, Bookstore and Print Services


John Umunna, BBA
Director, Student Housing & Food Services

Chris Bottrill
Associate Vice President, International
Executive Assistant - Christine Melling

Jesse Yang
Recruitment Manager

Stasa Andric
Manager, Global Engagement

Brit Paris, PhD
Director, Teaching and Learning

Keiron Simons, LLB
Conflict Resolution Advisor

Jacquetta Goy
Director, Risk Management

Paul Gruber, B.Comm.
Manager, Purchasing

Imelda May, BA
Manager, Bookstore and Print Services

Manager, Contract Administration 


Dawn Whitworth, EdD
Associate Vice President, CARS & Graduate Studies
Research Grant Officer - Alysha Monk 

Ellen Flournoy
Regional Manager, Squamish

Rav Goodison
Associate Vice President, Digital Technology Services 

Darren Broder
Director, IT Operations

Director, Academic and Enterprise Systems

Lorie L Clay
Manager, Project Management Office

Karyn Mart, M.Ed., I.S.P
Manager, Student and Academic Systems

Manager, Enterprise Systems

Alex Carrera
Manager, IT Endpoint

Max Aryamand
Manager, Cybersecurity & Software Services

Wade Sellers
Manager, IT Infrastructure

Ryan Campbell
Manager, Client Services

Ryan Blades, MBA
Associate Vice President, Facilities and Campus Planning

Kenny Fung, P.Eng, PMP, LEED Green Associate, WELL AP
Director, Planning and Projects

Natalia Skapski, MGC, MA 
Director, Safety & Emergency Services

Florencio de Dios
Director, Facilities Services

Ray Henderson, CRSP
Manager, Safety & Emergency Management Systems

Sarah Hoskins, NCIDQ
Manager, Campus Planning 

Jairo Sena, PMP, SCPM, MAS
Manager, Project Management Office

Graeme Kennedy, Dip.
Manager, Campus Security

Narisha Jessani, CPA, CA
Director, Financial Planning & Analysis

Holly Hunter, CPA, CA (On parental leave)
Director, Financial Operations

Mirela Pop, CPA, CGA
Manager, Payroll & Benefits

Lesley Nelson, BBA
Manager, Student Financial Accounts

Laura Turner, CPA, CA
Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis

Prem Singh, CPA
Manager, General Accounting

Tenzing Sherpa, CPA
Manager, Financial Planning and Analysis

Director, Organizational Development & EDI

Melissa Nichol
Strategic Director, People, Culture and Diversity

Stephanie Kellar
Senior Director, Labour Relations

Roy Falletta 
Senior Manager, Org Development

Julia Ogawa
Manager, HR (Faculty)

Louise Allison, BA
Manager, Engagement, Wellbeing & EDI

Erin McFadden (On parental leave)
Manager, Learning & Development


Joyce Ip, MBA
Associate Vice President, Strategy, Analytics and Transformation

Christina Neigel, MLIS, EdD
University Librarian
Assistant to the University Librarian - Emilia Arsici

Micki McCartney, EdD
Regional Director, ḵálax̱-ay the Sunshine Coast Campus
Assistant to the Regional Director - Alicia LaValle

Miranda Huron, MEd
Director, Indigenous Education & Affairs

Kyle Vuorinen, MA
Registrar's Assistant - Yasuko Otsuka

Harb Johal, MSc
Associate Registrar, Registration, Student Information Services, Records, Financial Aid & Awards

Jaspreet Jhutti, BComm
Associate Registrar, Curriculum, Graduation and Transfer

Jordon Lovig, BA
Associate Registrar, Academic Advising and Scheduling

Associate Registrar, Recruitment and Admissions

Sarah Bercic, BBA
Assistant Registrar, Scheduling




Daniel Levangie, MA
Associate Vice President, Student Success
Executive Assistant - Bridget Phillips

Maja Horgas
Manager, Career Development Centre

Georgette Reed, BA, MA, ChPC, OLY
Director, Athletics and Recreation

Heather Mitchell
Coordinator, Accessibility Services

Keith Lam
Co-Coordinator, Counselling Services

Jules Smith

Co-Coordinator, Counselling Services


Kari Wharton, BA
Director, University Relations and Capital Campaigns

Jennifer Bryan, BA
Acting Director, Philanthropy & Alumni Relations

Pamela Findling, MA
Director, Communications

Alisha Moolla, BA, BDes
Director, Marketing & Digital Experience

Katie Harries
Manager, University Events & Ceremonies

Jennifer Bryan, BA
Philanthropy Manager, Annual & Corporate Relations

Brittany Haavaldsrud
Manager, Alumni Relations

Cari Bird
Manager, Creative

Evan Poitras
Manager, Marketing


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