OUR TEAM

Administrative Branch

Cody Esterle

He/Him

General Coordinator

As General Coordinator, Cody oversees everything Safely Connected McGill. He is the liaison between the Centre, SSMU, and McGill, and runs the Executive Committee which includes the Coordinators and Managers.

Kira Brunner

She/Her

Internal Coordinator

Kira runs the Centre’s internal communication, including the Google Drive and the listserv. She maintains the organization of the centre by taking minutes at meetings and arranging room bookings.

Ivy Salloum

She/Her

Administrative Coordinator

Ivy helps out with administrative tasks throughout the Centre, keeps track of ongoing projects, and conducts ongoing assessments of the Centre’s performance.

Adam Sheeraz

He/Him

Finance Coordinator

Adam coordinates financial transactions between the Centre and SSMU and maintains funding for the Centre’s programming and services. He also heads fundraising.

Support Branch

Rachita Batra

She/Her

Volunteer Coordinator

Rachita runs the recruitment of new volunteers and supports them in their positions. She ensures all events have peer-supporters on hand and works to expand our support services.

Sophie Dawang

She/Her

Platform Manager

Sophie sets up the matches in our Peer-to-Peer connections platform, oversees the forum conversations, supports forum volunteers in their role, and provides tech support when needed.

Helen Liu

She/Her

Internal Training Coordinator

Liam Fowler

He/Him

Internal Training Coordinator

Together, Helen and Liam coordinate the development of training materials for Centre. They provide training that is centre-specific and anti-oppressive for staff and volunteers, and arrange for external training for volunteers when appropriate.

Natasha Kamara

She/Her

External Training Coordinator

Atreyu Lewis

They/He

External Training Coordinator

Natasha and Atreyu create, update, and deliver trainings and workshops about diet culture, eating disorders, and workout culture to the McGill community, as well as facilitate public events and provide direct trainings/workshops to specific communities and services on campus.

Campaign Branch

Othmane Souissi

He/Him

Campaign Coordinator

Yuvika

Yuvika Dandiwal

She/They

Campaign Coordinator

The Campaign Coordinators work closely with our General Coordinator to head our advocacy work, including applying for grant funding and campaigning student unions like SSMU to bring our services to as many people as possible.

Events Branch

Beth Hales

She/Her

Events Coordinator

Christina Rajkumar

She/Her

Events Coordinator

Beth and Christina run all events at the Centre, as well as Eating Disorder Awareness Week in January. They source speakers with wide ranges of experience to provide a holistic view of eating disorders, and head the Zine every year.

Communications Branch

Elaine Xiao

She/Her

Communications Coordinator

As communications, Elaine runs our Blog, social media, and website. She heads advertising for services and creates content – including the Zine.

Lennie Roeber-Tsiongas

She/Her

Events Outreach Manager

Lennie acts as the main point of contact between the Events and Communications branches, and heads advertising, content creation, and distribution for events.