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

Leslie Hill, Executive Director
Prevention, Education and Support Services

Andrea Carter, Director, Programs

Prevention and Education

Janak Bajgai, Team Lead, Prevention and Education  
Mark Randall, Coordinator, HEAT Program  
Sipiwe Mapfumo, Coordinator, Drumbeat African Communities Program  

Support Services

Jordana Goldstein, HIV Case Manager  
Anna Gunn, Outreach Worker, Shift Program
Sandra Wong, Client Engagement and Capacity Building Coordinator

Medicine Hat

Michelle Sanderson, Teamlead, Safelink
Marie Tounissoux, Teamlead, Safelink
Kevin Dey, Outreach Worker, Harm Reduction 
Christa Schmidt, Outreach Worker, Harm Reduction
Barb Grady, Outreach Worker, Harm Reduction
Sarah Hoisington, Nurse, Overdose Prevention
Michelle Garrett, Nurse, Overdose Prevention
Loretta Stock, Educator, Overdose Prevention
Amanda Vaughan, Pregnancy Support Worker, Well Program
Chelsey Cowan, Registered Nurse, Well Program
Isabelle Hanlon, Registered Nurse, Well Program
Nick Baumann, Peer Support Worker
David Penney, Peer Support Worker


Kemi Awolusi, Program Coordinator


Jennifer Stacey, Director, Operations
Tamara Rose, Executive Assistant

Community Relations
Ana Glavan, Director, Community Relations  
Alisha Ostberg, Events and Communications Assistant


Board of Directors

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

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).