Meet The Team

Executive Team


Belinda Zhang

Belinda Zhang

President

While Belinda’s research interests are focused on neuropsychology, she is keen to explore biotechnology and consulting.

Ana Medinac

Ana Medinac

Senior Vice President

As SVP, Ana coordinates the work of all VP’s and assists in the President’s duties.

Ana has always seen herself as a leader in innovating thinking. She chose engineering to pursue this passion and hopes to expand on interaction possibilities between humans and technology. Ultimately she wants to reinvent some aspects of the health care technology industry.

Nidhi Kantak

Nidhi Kantak

VP Finance

Tianyu Wang

Tianyu Wang

VP Marketing

Through a focus on user-experience design, Tianyu hopes to combine technology and mental health research to implement innovative treatment methods and advance patient-care.

Dina Hammad

Dina Hammad

VP Professional Developemt

Dina has always had a passion for problem solving, which is why she chose engineering. She is working towards a career in consulting, so that there will always be a fresh challenge, a new project, a different company and something to learn every day. Past that, her goal is to contribute positively to whatever she sets her mind.

Jenny Wang

Jenny Wang

VP Outreach

Health Science and Business are Jenny’s twin passions. She wants to aid others in their treatment journey as an oncologist, but equally important is her desire to delve into hospital health management.

Sara Maltese

Sara Maltese

Director of Business Relations

Sara aspires to contribute to the development of municipal infrastructure projects and to play a role in society’s growth. Throughout her career, she hopes to continue her efforts toward strengthening the network of femailes in the STEM fields.

Helen Tong

Helen Tong

Director of Business Relations

Helen aspires to be a leader in the Energy Sector and to help enable the transition towards developing more sustainable energy sources. Throughout this journey, she wants to empower future generations of engineers and scientists to pursue their passions and make a positive impact in their community.

Ghazal Jessani

Ghazal Jessani

Director of Industry Mentorship

Amy Freeman

Amy Freeman

Director of Professional Development Operations

Amy hopes to become a neurologist conducting research to advance the treatment of neurodegenerative illness. As a neurologist, she would strive to help patients continue to lead fulfilling lives.

Ivy Chen

Ivy Chen

Graphic Designer

Ivy hopes to become an architect that combines landscape, humanity, and environmental friendliness into designs to make the world a better place to live. Dedicated to encouraging more females in STEM to pursue their dreams, Ivy believes that we can all make positive change in our world.

Suah Lee

Suah Lee

Graphic Designer

Suah hopes to pursue a path of boundless discover in the field of science and medicine as a biomedical engineer. This aspiration is to contribute to the advancement of medical science to help improve people’s lives.

Mark Vaz

Mark Vaz

Director of Web Development

After having completed an engineering degree, Mark chose to pursue a JD/MBA to compliment his existing education. His interests range from business design to the laws (and complexities) of a more networked world.

Cuilan Fang

Cuilan Fang

Second Year Associate

Always aware of the enviromental state around the world, Cuilian was conscious of how fortunate she was to be living in the luscious and fauna rich lands of Canada. Cuilian believes that one day she will be able to engineering an innovate, effective, and sustainable solution to calm the rage of pollution across the globe. Cuilian also hopes to share the imporatance and joy of pursuing a STEM education to young students.

Heather Kelsall

Heather Kelsall

Second Year Associate

Heather aspires to be a leader in the engineering and business world who encourages and mentors young people to step outside their comfort zones and discover their talents. HEather wants to promote inclusion through my career to ensure both men and women may reach their potential.

 

Conference Team


Syeda Q. Anjum

Syeda Q. Anjum

Conference Chair

Syeda aspires to serve global communities, to effect tangible change and to touch lives. Wanting to use her experience in sustainability to bring innovate solutions which restore rather than disrupt natural systems. Ultimately, Syeda hopes to set up an NPO to foster leaders with indigenous knowledge who can engineer their own local solutions.

Ghazal Haddad

Ghazal Haddad

Director of Finance

Ghazal hopes to be an effectual leader and contributor in the field of regenerative medicine. Through combining innovative technological, computational, and clinical research solutions with knowledge of medicine she believes in the potential to treat currently intracatble conditions and diseases.

Victoria Cheng

Victoria Cheng

Director of Operations

Through innovation and design, Victoria aspires to provide individuals with opportunities and improve their life experiences. She believes in using engineering to not only create interesting new technologies, but also to create user-friendly solutions where they are needed most. As an engineer, I plan to help ingenious ideas blossom and grow by focusing on user-centered design and adaptibility.

Isabella Williams

Isabella Williams

Director of External Marketing

Hema Nookala

Hema Nookala

Director of Competitions

Nidaa Rasheed

Nidaa Rasheed

Director of Events

Nidaa nurtures two aspirations: Further the research in cognitive development and treatment for neurological disorders, and to provide healthcare resources to individuals in underprivileged countries.

Enakshi Shah

Enakshi Shah

Director of Events

Enakshi loves learning about the intersection between policy and sustainable urban development, and how technology is shaping that landscape. Enakshi wants to work towards helping Canada achieve its emissions reduction goals, engaging young minds and developing collaboration opportunities between students and ENGo’s. Enakshi is currently working towards completing a degree in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Sustainibility and a certificate in Business.

 

Outreach Team


Tasneem Islam

Tasneem Islam

Co-Director of Community Outreach

Lina ElFaki

Lina ElFaki

Co-Director of Community Outreach

Lina is an aspiring cardiothoracic surgeon, but still holds a passion for global health and human rights. Her life goals are countless: from working for UNICEF to starting up a non-profit hospital. Ultimately, the hope is to act as the voice of the underprivileged, and advocate for universal education and health care.

Anna Ye

Anna Ye

Director of External Relations

Anna is interested in the intersection of business and engineering and aspires to streamline processes, optimize resources, and eliminate inefficiencies. She wants to contribute to the world by giving people the gift of more time to dedciate to an endeavour of their choosing.

Esther Yong

Esther Yong

Director of High School Outreach

Esther is interested in pursuing a path in healthcare helping individuals recover from traumatic brain injuries, acquired brain injuries, and neurosurgery. The road to recovery is commonly underestimated after such a drastic impact on the brain. Esther would like to help individuals go back to their normal lives either directly through therapeutic methods, or through developing policies that ensure patients receive the care that they need.

Jennifer Son

Jennifer Son

Director of Outreach Operations

Jennifer hopes to attend veterinary school and fulfill my love and passion for animals while pursuing a career related to my studies and interest for science. Jennifer hopes to succeed and advance in a still highly male dominated field of study and hopefully pave ways for women who have similar aspirations.

Xinli Tu

Xinli Tu

Director of High School Mentorship

Xinli hopes to drive long-term, sustainable change in developing communities through advancements in road infrastructure and the transporation system. Through WISE, she intends to foster the confidence needed for students to reach their potential and pursue STEM-related professions.