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CCI-LEX - CCI-LEX Staff and Board of Directors


Office Staff:

Executive Director:  Anne-Marie Kallal

CCI Program Coordinator:  Silvia Harwood

LEX Program Coordinator:  Zhenya Tretiakova

BEL Program Coordinator/LEX Program Assistant:  Sheida Azimi
contact: sheida.azimi@cci-lex.c

BEL Curriculum/Special Projects: Catrin Berghoff

Administrator (days):  Luisa Moreno                                                          contact:


Administrator (evenings):  Grace Li


Our Administrative Staff are responsible for the day to day support of  CCI-LEX student needs whether they are permanent or temporary residents, or international students.  However, all of our staff are knowledgeable on Edmonton and Canada. As a team we commit to helping all students to the best of our abilities and if we can't help you we will refer you to agencies or individuals that can!


Board of Directors:

Learn about our Board of Directors here.

President and Chair:  Jillian Gamez

Vice-President:  Nafisa Bowen

Treasurer: Benjamin deBoer

Secretary: Shannon Leblanc

Director: Brian Kombani

Director: Debjani Poddar

Director: Diana Cretu

Director:  Grace Zhang

Director:  Tony Payne



Please enjoy our Annual Reports!

2017 Annual Report and Audited Financials

2016 Annual Report and Audited Financials

2015 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report

2013 10 Year Anniversary Annual Report is available here!


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