Our People

Over the years, we have been fortunate to attract some wonderful, qualified people to HIV Community Link. Our organization is comprised of enthusiastic volunteers, hard-working staff members and a devoted board of directors, who are dedicated to promoting a more compassionate, nonjudgmental and respectful society. Learn more about our staff, program directors and board directors by clicking on their name:

Our Staff

Interim Executive Directors
Katie Ayres, Director, Operations
Ana Glavan, Director, Community Relations

Prevention and Support Programs

Calgary

Karyn Jackson, Team Lead, Prevention and Support
Mark Randall, Coordinator, HEAT Program
Sipiwe Mapfumo, Coordinator, Drumbeat African Communities Program
Jordana Goldstein, HIV Case Manager
Rebecca McMeekin, Case Manager, Shift Program
Kelsey Moore, Case Manager, Shift Program

Southern Alberta
Megan Williamson, Director, Southern Alberta

Medicine Hat
 
Marie Tounissoux, Team Lead
Kevin Dey, Outreach Worker, Harm Reduction
Christa Schmidt, Outreach Worker, Harm Reduction
Sarah Duchscherer, Nurse, Overdose Prevention
Michelle Garrett, Nurse, Overdose Prevention
Loretta Stock, Educator, Overdose Prevention
Amanda Wiebe, Pregnancy Support Worker, Well Program
Chelsey Cowan, Registered Nurse, Well Program
Nick Baumann, Peer Support Worker

Lethbridge
 
Monika Kiegelmann, Team Lead
Daneel Harkiss, HIV/HCV Case Manager
Cherie Shot Both Sides, Indigenous Outreach Worker
Kyra Davies, Substance Use Outreach Worker

Operations

Katie Ayres, Director, Operations
Tamara Rose, Executive Assistant

Community Relations

Ana Glavan, Director, Community Relations
Alisha Ostberg, Development Specialist
Lara Schmitz, Coordinator, Volunteer and Events

Board of Directors

Andrew Matthews – Board Chair  
Mike Miller – Vice Chair  
Karin King – Treasurer
Jonathan M. Ablett – Secretary  
Meredith Bragg – Member at Large
Annisha Chakravorty – Member at Large
Leah Fochuk – Member at Large
Christine Gillies – Member at Large  
Jack Janvier – Member at Large  
Bob Noftall – Member at Large  
Akhil Ramdoyal – Member at Large
Maria Seloza – Member at Large
Jeff Standell – Member at Large

Become a Director

Directors are volunteers from diverse backgrounds who share a passion and commitment to improving wellness for individuals and communities affected by HIV and hepatitis C. By leveraging connections with peers and community members, we are determined to educate communities while providing nonjudgmental support, tools and information to reduce the risk of HIV and hepatitis C.

If interested in learning more, please call (403) 508-2500 or (877) 440-2437 (toll-free).