MISSION STATEMENT

To provide character education for children and youth of inner-city schools in Toronto focusing on anti-bullying through arts and leadership training that empowers them to create positive change in their communities.

Our Team

Board of Directors

WILSON LEUNG
CHAIRMAN, CO-FOUNDER

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Wilson has completed his Doctor of Ministry in Leadership and is teaching at Ryerson University. He enjoys playing and watching sports!

RANEE LEE
VICE CHAIR, CO-FOUNDER

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Ranee is an industrial designer and teaches at OCAD University. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Education at OISE, and is kept active by her two ninjas.

HUSTON LOKE
SECRETARY

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Huston brings strategic expertise as the Director of Corporate Finance at the Ontario Securities Commission. He is also an Iron Man triathlete.

ANGELA DRASKOVIC
DIRECTOR

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Angela is the President and CEO of Yonge Street Mission and has an extensive background in corporate and not-for-profit. She loves to golf and has a contagious laugh!

Staff

AILEEN LAM
OPERATIONS COORDINATOR

Aileen recently completed her teaching degree from OISE so she could follow her passion of making a positive impact in the lives of children. She also enjoys playing ultimate and traveling.

KAGEANA ARUL
PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Kageana is a graduate from the Honours Bachelor of Science program at the University of Toronto and most recently completed a certificate in environmental science from Ryerson University. Kageana has a lot of experience working with children and youth through her roles as program instructor for the City of Markham and Focus on Youth Supervisor for the York Catholic District School Board.

SUE WILSON
TREASURER

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Sue brings many years of accounting expertise with various organizations. When she’s not crunching numbers, she is an avid water colour artist.


Volunteers

Christine Lieu, Program Facilitator
Gord Waller, Program Facilitator
Caley OliveiraProgram Facilitator
Abdullah MamunProgram Facilitator
Hannah Lee, 
Graphic Design
Ivy Chiu-Loke, Advisor
Joee Wong, Photography
Jeff Gula, Graphic Design
Marion KnutsonOperations Assistant
Ming Justin CheungSpecial Events/Marketing
Ramon Cespedes, Videographer
Sam Lui, Website Consultant
Tracey MoriMarketing
Jessica PunCommunications
Ken LickersCommunications

 

 

 

 

Thinking Forward is an official partner of the TDSB.TDSB logoSponsors


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Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd.

The George Lunan Foundation

Borden Gervais Ladner LLP