Team

Board of Directors:

Raza Rafiq- Chairman

Member Since 2016

  • Private Equity Associate at Suske Capital Honours
  • BBA from Wilfrid Laurier University – Class of 2013
  • Focus at HUT: Corporate Fundraising and Strategic Partnerships

Samuel Karamanis – Director

Member Since 2014

  • Corporate Finance Consultant at ALOE Finance Inc.
  • Business Undergrad at Western University; Master of Finance at Queen’s
  • Focus at HUT: Corporate Fundraising and Finance

Matthew Zaffino- Director

Member Since 2014

  • Financial Analyst at PepsiCo Beverages Canada
  • Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University – Class of 2012
  • Focus at HUT: Corporate Fundraising and Operations

Valerie Mascarenhas

Kunal Kapoor – Director

Member Since 2014

  • Private Equity Associate at Onex Corporation
  • Honours Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University
  • Focus at HUT: Corporate Fundraising

Kevin Hoang – Director

Member Since 2018

  • Product Manager at UXP Systems
  • Computer Science & Economics, University of Toronto – Class of 2011
  • Focus at HUT: Technology, Media

    Nathan Langen – Director

    Member Since 2016

    • VP Campus Operations at Spirit of Math Schools Inc
    • Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies from Western University
    • Focus at HUT: Education

 

Executive Team:

Jenvy Nguyen – Executive Director

Member Since 2016

  • Sales Representative at Marketvision Real Estate Corporation
  • Bachelor of Science, Hons. Bachelor of Criminal Justice
  •  Focus at HUT: Leading a fantastic team and executing events

Jefferson Huang – Executive Director

Member Since 2014

  • Senior Management Consultant, Optimus|SBR
  • Undergraduate: Western University, Graduate: Queen’s University
  • Focus at HUT: Leading a fantastic team and executing events

Tavneet Khera – Director of Talent Acquisition

Member Since 2014

  • Recruitment Consultant at Recruiting in Motion
  • A. of Arts, Major in Sociology, Specialization in HR Management
  • Focus at HUT: Recruiting great talent to join our charity

Vivian Poon – Director of Media

Member Since 2017

  • Advertising Account Executive at DDB Canada
  • Honours Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University – Class of 2013
  • Focus at HUT: Social Media and Marketing Management

Gina J Lee – Event Manager

Member Since 2016

  • Management Consultant – Financial Services at Optimus SBR
  • Masters of Management from Schulich School of Business – Class of 2017; Bachelor of Arts in Communication Marketing from Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California – Class of 2016
  • Focus at HUT: Event Management

 

External Advisors:

Gary Volman – Consultant

Member Since 2017

  • Corporate Lawyer – Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Juris Doctor (JD) from University of Ottawa – Class of 2015; Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies (Finance and Administration) from Western – Class of 2012
  • Focus at HUT: Consultant

Jonathan Li – Technical Consultant

Member Since 2017

  • CEO – Saavymedia.com
  • Bachelor of Engineering Specialization if Software from Western University – Class of 2017
  • Focus at HUT: Technical consultant for Website and Social Media