Academic and Program Leadership

Our academic and professional staff bring many years of education and experience to the development and leadership of our courses and programs.

Executive Director

Peter Moroney Interim Executive Director, UBC Continuing Studies

Program Directors and Administrative Directors

Don Black Director, Community Programs and
Co-Director, Centre for Cultural Planning and Development
Deena Boeck Associate Director, Life and Career Programs
Raquel Collins Associate Director, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Judith Plessis Program Director, UBC Continuing Studies
Tanya Reid Managing Director, Student Engagement and Marketing
Karen Rolston Director, Centre for Intercultural Communication and Language Programs
Andrew Scales Director, English Language Institute

Program Directors Emeriti

F. Andrew Program Director Emeritus of Continuing Studies (2016)
A. Bates Program Director Emeritus (2004)
M. Chase Program Director Emerita of Continuing Studies (2008)
M. B. Hawkes Program Director Emerita of Continuing Studies (2011)
M. Holmes Program Director Emerita of Continuing Studies (2017)
W. Koty Program Director Emeritus of Continuing Studies (2016)
G. Ledingham Program Director Emerita of Continuing Studies (1999)
A. L. MacDonell Program Director Emeritus (1990)
M. MacFarlane Program Director Emerita (1990)
D. S. Mosedale Director Emeritus of Continuing Education (1999)
B. G. Riddell Program Director Emerita of Faculty Development and Instructional Services (1999)
H. Rosenthal Program Director Emeritus (1990)
R. Sigal Program Director Emerita of Continuing Education (2001)
W. Uegama Associate Vice-President Emeritus of Continuing Studies (2003)

Program Leaders

Eileen Chow Program Leader, Life and Career Programs
Jacquie Digeso Manager, Assessment Services; Coordinator, Volunteer Program, Life and Career Programs
Lynn Fujino Program Manager, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Lily Gu Program Leader, Translation and Interpretation Programs
Stephanie Jackson Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Jasmin Lee Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Fiona McAuley Senior Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Diana McKenzie Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs; Sustainability Programs
Jennifer Mielguj Senior Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs; International Career and Internship Programs
Dianne Olsen Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Nina Parr Program Leader, Languages, Cultures and Translation
Joenita Paulrajan Program Manager, Centre for Intercultural Communication
Marcelina Piotrowski Program Manager, Centre for Intercultural Communication
Faid Saffou Labs Manager and Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Sarah ter Keurs Program Leader, Technology, Media and Professional Programs
Marg Toronchuk Program Leader, Global Academics
Heather Turnbull Program Leader, Life and Career Programs