Who are the people behind the scenes?
TIES is made up of over 130 staff and 100 volunteers. If you are looking for more information on a particular program or manager, check them out below.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
DIRECTOR, LANGUAGE AND CHILDCARE PROGRAMS
With more than 10 years of experience in teaching English as a Second Language, 8 of which have been spent at TIES, Richard believes in taking a wholistic approach to his students’ individual successes, encouraging their professional as well as personal development. Richard earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Calgary, with a major in Latin American History and a minor in Spanish. With a passion for language, he also received his TESOL diploma, and has most recently excelled in the position of PBLA Lead Teacher in TIES’ LINC program, where he coached LINC staff to meet the standards of excellence required by the Centre for Canadian Language Benchmarks. After successfully fulling the role of Drop-in ESL and Volunteer programs Manager with TIES from July 2018-January 2019, Richard brought his rich teaching experience, effective program management experience, and sound relationship building skills to his role as Director as of February 2019.
DIRECTOR OF EMPLOYMENT AND SETTLEMENT PROGRAMS
Phone: 403-291-0002 ext. 312
DIRECTOR, RESEARCH & PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT
DIRECTOR, COMMUNICATIONS AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
Phone: 403-291-0002 ext. 410
MANAGER, NEWCOMER INTRODUCTION TO CLASSES ONLINE
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER
MANAGER, FACILITY & OPERATIONS
MANAGER, DROP-IN ESL AND VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS
MANAGER, E-LEARNING AND SPECIAL PROJECTS
Phone: 403-291-0002 ext. 421