Our People

Board of Directors

Please click on a name of a board member to read their biography.

Alexandra De Freitas -Chair
Mike Miller – Vice Chair

Andrew Matthews – Treasurer
Jonathan M. Ablett – Secretary
Mike Peters – Past Chair
Jack Janvier – Member at Large
Sebastian Madrid – Member at Large
Christine Gillies – Member at Large

Staff Directory

Leslie Hill, Executive Director (click here for biography)

Programs and Services

Andrea Carter, Director of Programs

Prevention & Education

Dominique Denis-Lalonde, Team Lead of Prevention & Education
Mark Randall, HEAT Program Coordinator
Sipiwe Mapfumo, African Communities Program Coordinator
Waylon Yellowhorn, Aboriginal Program Coordinator
Shelly Tognazzini, Peer Program Coordinator

Support Services
Alison Casey, Team Lead of Support Services
Coral Bush, Information and Support Worker
Jody Tomm, Shift Case Manager
Karen Ford,  HIV Case Manager
Chelsea Burnham, Shift Outreach and Engagement Worker

Medicine Hat

Michelle Sanderson, Team Lead of Southeastern Alberta
Tania Wagenaar, Harm Reduction Outreach Worker
Kim Dick, Overdose Prevention Nurse

Kemi Awolusi, Program Coordinator


Elaine Crowell, Financial Administrator

Community Engagement

Jason Lyver, Director of Development
Jordan Kroschinsky, Volunteer Coordinator
Ana Glavan, Communications Specialist