Board | Y2
Meet the Y2 PTC Board:
Left to right:
Chief Executive Officer
Annie is a transfer student in the BBA/BCS double degree program at Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Waterloo. In her free time, Annie enjoys coding, playing the piano, creating art, and volunteering around the community. Through Project Tech Conferences, Annie hopes to help high school and middle school students gain exposure to the world of computer science; she is so excited for the future of PTC!
Chief Financial Officer
Harry is an actuarial science/finance and statistics double major candidate at the University of Waterloo. Apart from filling out spreadsheets, he has also spent time as a public speaking instructor, a squadron deputy commander in the Air Cadets, and a mediocre chef. When he's not doing math, he likes to swim, play the piano, and watch videos of cats on the internet.
Chief Communications Officer
Apollo is an undergraduate student studying in the Bachelor of Commerce program at Queen’s University. Aside from spending time in breakout rooms and libraries, he loves learning about markets and cultures around the world. In addition to academic obligations, he is also responsible for volunteer and various club duties. In his leisure time, he enjoys singing, listening to classical music, and the accompaniment of his stuffed animals. He is very excited to explore the world of technology and finance during his time in academia.
Head of Hackathons
Jeanin is a first year student at the University of Ottawa and is currently studying commerce. Her love for computer science began at a young age, making her first join PTC as a finance director for PTC Ottawa. Jeanin really enjoyed being part of PTC and wanted to give middle/high school students the chance to test their skills- leading her to become the Head of Hackathons for PTC. In her free time, Jeanin can be found reading, swimming or trying out new recipes to make!
Chief Marketing Officer
Janice is a first year Medical Science student at Western University with Ivey AEO status to the Ivey School of Business. As a citizen in an increasingly technological world, she believes that technology is paving the path for our future. At PTC, she hopes to create an encouraging learning environment for students to discover their passion for computer science and technology. As the CMO, she works alongside the Media Committee to create a positive and interactive online presence for the organization. Some of her favourite pastimes include baking, volunteering, and fitness. She loves traveling, outdoor adventures, and playing with her dog Benji!
Head of Outreach
Shirley is an undergraduate Computer Science student at the University of British Columbia. She is currently completing her co-op at Ericsson as a Software Tools Developer, learning about the newest cutting-edge technologies in the market. A STEM enthusiast who has always loved to get involved with science and tech outreach initiatives, she is incredibly excited to join the PTC Board as Head of Outreach. She’s happy to talk about anything tech, music and vinyl, culture/news podcasts, or where you can find the best coffee in town.
Head of Conferences
Enoch Cheng has experience in guiding a team and planning conferences, and is currently serving as the Head of Conferences. He was also the President of the Ottawa Conference Committee in Y1 and is very excited to be a part of PTC’s continual growth. In his free time, he enjoys reading and playing the piano, as well as spending time with his friends; he is also very interested in engineering and aerospace.
Chief Technology Officer (Interim)
Director of Communications
Angela is a 3rd year Commerce student at Queen's University. She is passionate about STEM, technology, and entrepreneurship. During her free time, she loves to do Pilates, explore new restaurants in Toronto, and travel with her friends and family. She is also a huge fan of bubble tea and cheesecakes. Angela is super excited to begin her journey at Project Tech Conferences this year and craft engaging and educational content for students!
Chief Diversity Officer
Yvonne is an Life Sciences major, Global Development minor, and Certificate in Law student at Queen's University. She has a passion for policy, advocacy and communications, and is excited to work with PTC to help improve the management of outputs, outcomes, and impact! In her free time, Yvonne enjoys talking about gender equality, capitalism, and One Direction (they're on hiatus).
Chief Communications Officer
Tanishi Naik is a first-year university student double majoring in Psychology and Legal Studies at the University of Waterloo. With a wide variety of passions within both the Arts and in STEM, some of her most memorable experiences have been winning OVJEP's first mock trials, creating content for Idea Exchange's 'Quarantine-zine,' and working for the Region of Waterloo. When she isn’t volunteering or studying, you can find her drinking coffee, and listening to dancehall and drill.