Our Team

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Rickesh Lakhani
Executive Director
Favourite quote: "Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors." - African proverb
Nicole Thibideau
Director, Program & Operations
Favourite quote: “We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are.” - Anais Nin
Tammy Ebuen
Fundraising & Communications Manager
Favourite quote: “And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” – Marianne Williamson
Weijia Feng
Program Coordinator
Favourite quote: “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” – Maya Angelou
Rebecca Hendel
Operations Coordinator
Favourite quote: “It’s not a competition, it’s a doorway.” - Mary Oliver
Adith Mathew
Community Outreach Coordinator
Favourite quote: "Don’t worry about a thing, cause every little thing is gonna be all right." – Bob Marley
Eric Tam
Community Outreach Coordinator
Favourite quote: “You get what you give – do more.”
Vanesa Toledo-Castro
Program Coordinator
Favourite quote: “Be brave enough to break your own heart.” - Cheryl Strayed
Janet Lee
Program Coordinator (Maternity Leave)
Favourite quote: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt