Our Team

Together Everyone Achieves More
Thank you to our Team of volunteers who generously give their time and talents

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The sky’s the limit when your heart is in it!

Buds in Bloom is a volunteer-run organization. Our Team works in Child and Family Coordination, Administrative Services, Blog Writing, Research and Information, Information Technology, Marketing and Public Relations, Fundraising, and other projects and programs.

Our Team of Volunteers

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Tanya Ramirez,
Social Media Manager
Amanda Bruni,
Blog Writer
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Ashmita Shahi,
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Committee Member
Nainshree Mehrotra,
Social Media Assistant
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Megan Roberts,
Steve Lambert,
Strategic Advisor
Michelle Lu,
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Committee Member
Rama Thapa,
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Shope Johnson,
UX Designer
 Kayla McKeage,
Blog Writer
Raghu Mohindru,
IT Business Analyst
André Grandpierre,
Report Impact
Committee Member
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Claire Journault,
Administrative Assistant,
Translator (English to French)
Josiah Soliman,
Events Representative
Tracey Kukurudz,
Executive Assistant
Aarsh Shah,
Video Editor
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Sandra Fellger,
Online Auction Coordinator
Jeshua Soliman,
Bookkeeper and
Compliance Manager
Cao Bao Ngoc Tran,
Stephen Koyanagi,
IT Developer

Digital Storytelling Team

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Heather Loewen,
Parent Advocate and
CAP Volunteer
Jayne Asekhauno,
DS Facilitator
Jade Oldfield,
DS Coordinator
Will Edington,
DS Facilitator
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Audrey Veltri,
Project Lead, Blog Writer

Vacant Positions

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Grant Writer,
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Communications Manager
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Stewardship Specialist
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How to Join the Team?

Learn more about available positions here…

Are you retired, a student or a full time corporate worker with a giving heart, some free time and devotion to make a difference?

Contribute your talent and professional expertise to advance the cause. Whether you can give two days a year or regular weekly hours, we have a wide variety of roles you can play. A world of opportunities awaits! Apply today to learn how you may unite with our efforts to help our children and families!

Email us at info@BudsinBloom.org with your resume, accompanied by a brief letter of motivation describing the contribution you want to make to advance the mission.

Board of Directors

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Allan Nielsen, Secretary-Treasurer, Lawyer
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Collin Goes, Director, Chartered Professional Accountant and Dad
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Lori Bonnett, Director, Lawyer, Mom & Grandma
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Dr. Melissa Dobson, Director and Chair of ITC,
Associate Chair, Bachelor of Technology program and Mom

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Tare Bozimo, Director,
MBA, Project Manager/Professional Services
Consultant and Dad

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Luc Hilderman, Director, Strategic Consultant
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Kevan Lillace, Director, Businessman and Dad
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Dr. Michèle L. Hébert, Founder and Chair,
Postdoctoral Scholar at the UA Faculty
of Rehabilitation Medicine and Step-Mom
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With their generosity, Buds in Bloom can provide children and their family access to support services
We are extremely grateful.