Patrick Famaran – Co-Chair
Patrick is a driven, charismatic man from Oakville, Ontario. He is currently studying Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo with a focus in business. Patrick has specializations in Management Studies, Project Management, and Collaborative Design. In his spare time, Patrick manages the Environment Students Coffeeshop where he expresses his passions for sustainability, good coffee, and cheesy puns. He also raps under his stage name Vitamin P.
LinkedIn: Patrick Famaran
Shane Morganstein – Co-Chair
An analytical and well-spoken man, Shane currently studies Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo with specializations in Computer Science, Philosophy, Human Sciences and Collaborative Design. He is passionate about video games, technological innovation, philosophy of war, and the Toronto Blue Jays. Regardless of where Shane travels, many people agree that he has great hair and looks like what would have happened if Seth Rogen and Jonah Hill had a child together. He can also rap better than Vitamin P.
Monica Grove – Content Director
Monica studies Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo, with a minor in Anthropology. Originally from Hamilton, Ontario, Monica is an eclectic woman with interests in linguistics, travelling, understanding the role of failure in learning, and bubble tea. She dreams of becoming a professional stock photo model one day. Monica is also a proud cat owner.
LinkedIn: Monica Grove
Jasmine Mansz – External Director
From Rothesay, New Brunswick, Jasmine is a bubbly, fun student at the University of Waterloo with joint majors in Knowledge Integration and Anthropology. Jasmine is passionate about osteology, travelling, and scented candles. Jasmine aspires to continue her studies after her time at the University of Waterloo to follow her dreams of becoming a forensic anthropologist.
LinkedIn: Jasmine Mansz
Sally Lu – Internal Director
Sally is a friendly and ambitious woman currently studying at the University of Waterloo with joint majors in Knowledge Integration and Sociology and a specialization in Collaborative Design. She is passionate about travelling, women’s participation in the video game industry, and knitting. In her spare time, Sally is seen playing the Sims and/or crying over pictures of cute cats.
LinkedIn: Sally Lu
Mitchell Loewen – Content Director
Mitchell is a student at the University of Waterloo with joint majors in Knowledge Integration and Psychology. He is passionate about video game development, cooking, music, and sexology. In his spare time, Mitchell is often seen playing Hearthstone or reading about the state of the meta-game on HearthPwn.
LinkedIn: Mitchell Loewen
Deanna Di Vito – Finance Director
Deanna is an organized and excitable woman studying Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo, with specializations in Mathematics and Geography. Originally from Mississauga, Ontario, Deanna is passionate about reading, baking delicious treats, youth engagement, and hiking. In her spare time, Deanna is often seen outdoors with her Scouts Canada group.
LinkedIn: Deanna Di Vito
Maytal Perlman – Internal Director
An amiable and intellectual woman, Maytal is a Knowledge Integration student at the University of Waterloo. She specializes in Biology, and she is passionate about travelling, community engagement, fashion, and cats. Maytal also enjoys sending paper mail to friends!
LinkedIn: Maytal Perlman
Matthew Gerrits – Finance Director
Originating from Wyoming, Ontario, Matt is a Knowledge Integration student at the University of Waterloo. He is passionate about political science, the co-operative movement, agriculture and agriculture communication. Matt is also a professional hog showperson.
LinkedIn: Matthew Gerrits
Dana Lobo – Marketing Director
Dana is an animated individual who is always up to date on the latest buzz. She is currently studying Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo with a specialization in Collaborative Design. Dana is passionate about skiing, travelling, and Jimmy Fallon. However, most importantly, Dana is a true Belieber.
LinkedIn: Dana Lobo
Katrina Brain – Content Director
Originally from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Kat is an intellectual and convivial woman studying Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo with a specialization in Chemistry. Her interests range from canoeing, photography, jogging, and public health. Outside of these activities, Kat is often seen eating her favourite food – peanut butter!
Melanie Osmond – Logistics Co-ordinator
Melanie is an out-going, personable woman from Aurora, Ontario. She is currently studying Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo and is heavily involved with a multitude of extracurricular organizations. Melanie is passionate about event management and is often seen hosting philanthropy events with her sorority Alpha Omicron Pi, or student engagement events during Orientation Week. She also has a double-jointed hip which lets her turn her foot backwards and limits her from doing yoga.
LinkedIn: Melanie Osmond
Samir Reynolds – Content Director
Originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Samir currently studies Knowledge Integration at the University of Waterloo with specializations in Mathematics and Political Science. Samir is passionate about environmentally sustainable technology, music, interdisciplinary collaboration, and ultimate frisbee.
LinkedIn: Samir Reynolds