Font size:

OJEN Staff

Staff Members’ Information and Contact

Executive Director

Jessica brings to OJEN her experience working with newcomers in addition to her previous employment and volunteer activities in the non-profit sector for the past 15 years.

Jessica Reekie

Director of Outreach Programs

Mara joins OJEN with a background in corporate law and experience working with marginalized youth in mentoring capacities.

Mara Clarke

Acting Director of Educator Support

Nat comes to OJEN with a background in social theory, research and education. He is an Ontario Certified Teacher specializing in Inner-City Education and holds a Master of Arts in sociology…

Nat Paul

Acting Director of Outreach Programs

Lisa comes to OJEN with a background in health education, research and community outreach.

Lisa Brown

Manager of Research and Evaluation

With over a decade of experience working with marginalized youth in the not-for-profit sector both internationally and nationally, Asha is excited to bring her passion for education and…

Asha daCosta

Program Manager -

Bryn joins OJEN with a decade of experience in youth engagement.

Bryn Bamber

Program Manager -
Educator Support

Chris runs the OBA/OJEN Competitive Mock Trials program: OJEN’s partnership with Ontario Bar Association to provide competitive mock trial tournaments to students in all regions of the province.

Chris Ferguson

Program Manager -

Enisoné has a strong background in social justice, advocacy, non-profit management, community based research, and community development.

Enisoné L. Kadiri

Program Manager -

Jean-François joins OJEN with a background in law. Jean-François is a graduate of the National Program of the University of Ottawa and has obtained a licence in both Civil and Common Law.

Jean-François Morin

Project Leader -
Educator Support and Outreach

Kristy comes to OJEN with experience working in law, education and the non-profit sector.

Kristy Pagnutti

Manager of Legal and Digital Development

Michelle joins OJEN with a background in social justice law and a passion for advocacy, culture, and communication.

Michelle Thompson

Communications and Grants Manager

Nadine comes to OJEN with a strong background in not-for-profit administration having more than a decade of experience as a performing arts fundraiser, publicist and…

Nadine Demoe

Office Manager

Renae joins the OJEN team with over ten years of professional experience in administration including successful positions in Customer Service, Account Representation and Billing Administration.

Renae Bruce

Keep up-to-date with news from OJEN!

OJEN has cleaned its email list in accordance with CASL legislation. If you used to receive our publications, please enter your email address into the box below to check if you are still subscribed.

Your address was not found on our list.

You are already subscribed to OJEN’s newsletter, thank you.