The SSIC Team of Winter 2022
Gabrielle is in the Bachelor of Commerce program at the Sprott School of Business where she studies Finance and Economics. She has held roles in private and public organizations including Deloitte, the Bank of Canada, and Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada. Gabrielle is very passionate about social impact in both local and global communities. Ultimately, Gabrielle aims to work in social finance so that she can deploy capital in meaningful ways that yield both positive social and environmental impact, as well as high financial return. In her free time, she enjoys yoga painting, and reading.
Marie is a third year Bachelor of Commerce student who is currently doing a co-op term at the Office of the Auditor General of Canada. She is excited to take on the roles of VP Public Relations and VP of SSIC this year. Marie is working to build partnerships between SSIC and the Ottawa and Carleton communities while positioning SSIC as a leader in leveraging business for good. In her free time Marie enjoys learning about impact investing, working out, exploring Ottawa, and meeting new people.
Kayla is a second-year BComm student, specializing in Accounting. As the VP of Events, she is excited to raise awareness for various social causes and help other students to see the widespread impact our individual actions can have. Her biggest goal is to develop innovative ways to get students excited about social impact and fully involved in the events, despite them being online. In her free time, she enjoys baking, going for walks along the canal, and learning new instruments.
Vice President Finance
Holden is a 3rd-year Bachelor of Commerce student concentrating in Finance. He is excited to work closely alongside other Sprott students to help drive change within the local and global communities. His goal is to offer the SSIC the best of his ability by sharing his knowledge to help the organization run smoothly. His free time includes socializing with friends, playing sports, investing, reading, and traveling.
Alex is a second-year Bachelor of Commerce student with a concentration in Finance. As the Marketing Director, he is excited to work with other members regarding social issues and strive to make a positive impact in the community. His goal is to continue helping SSIC by elaborating and using his experiences to make a difference in the community. In his free time, he enjoys going to the gym, reading, and spending time with family and friends.
Vice President Social Impact Measurement
Julia is a 3rd year International Business student, minoring in French. She is most excited to work alongside the rest of the SSIC team members and helping make a positive impact in the community. Her biggest goal is to help SSIC expand, so the club has the opportunity to make a larger positive impact. In her free time, she loves skating and spending time with friends and family.
Director of Public Relations
Saja is a 3rd-year Bachelor of Commerce student with a concentration in Finance. She believes that every person has a responsibility to make an effort at helping those in need and her goal is to use her experiences to make a difference in society through SSIC’s initiatives. Saja’s passion for exploring the intersection of business and altruism drives her interests in social finance and good business practices. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends and learning new skills.
Director of Marketing
Akinay is a first-year Bachelor of Commerce student with concentration in Finance. She is very excited to address social issues and make positive changes towards them. Her goal is to meet like-minded people who are committed to make a positive impact, and together help educate more individuals on current social issues. In her free time, she likes to workout at the Carleton Athletics gym and go on walks along the side of the Rideau Canal.
Vice President Finance
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