Staff Introductions: Jordan Crocker

Name: Jordan Crocker Title: Head of Sponsorship and Finance (2019-2020) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2022 Background: I was born in New Westminster and raised in Maple Ridge, British Columbia. I come from a mixed family, with both of my grandfathers being born in Europe and other parts of my family immigrating […]

Staff Introductions: Deniz Samadi

Name: Deniz Samadi Title: Head of Events (2019 – 2020) Law School: Queen’s University Faculty of Law, Class of 2021 Background: I was born and raised in and around the Toronto area. I come from a proud Iranian-Canadian family, who have instilled in me the classic Persian spirit of hospitality, kindness, and respect for a well-brewed cup […]

Staff Introductions: Tiyam Shiribabadi

Name: Tiyam Shiribabadi Title: Head of Mentorship (2019-2020) Law School: Osgoode Hall, Class of 2021 Background: I am the daughter of parents who immigrated to Canada from Iran. I was born in Montreal and grew up mostly in Toronto. Despite being in a primarily English-speaking city, I had the privilege of attending a francophone high […]

Staff Introductions: Annette Latoszewska

Name: Annette Latoszewska Title: Head of Communications (2019-2020) Law School: University of Toronto, Class of 2020 Background: My parents and my older brother emigrated from Poland to Germany and then to Canada before I was born. We lived briefly in Hamilton, Ontario, but I’ve spent virtually my entire life in Pickering, Ontario. My parents gave up a great deal […]

Staff Introductions: Kenny Hildebrand

Name: Kenny Hildebrand Title: National Head of Communications (2018-2019) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2019 Background: I was born and raised in the Niagara Region. I come from a Mennonite family, immigrating to Canada from a Mennonite colony in what is now modern-day Ukraine. The Mennonite worldview remains significant to me to this day, […]

Staff Introductions: Latania Christie

Name: Latania Christie Title: National Head of Mentorship (2018-2019) Law School: Osgoode Hall, Class of 2020 Background: I was born in Spanish Town, Jamaica, but moved to Canada at seven years old. I grew up in Hamilton, Ontario. I’m a born advocate: this seems to be a constant variable in my life despite any situational or geographical changes. […]

Staff Introductions: Brittany Cerqua

Name: Brittany Cerqua Title: National Head of Strategy (2018-2019) Law School: University of Ottawa, Class of 2019 Background: I am originally from Toronto. Memorable Moment in Law School: My involvement with the First Generation Network. I experienced firsthand how hard it is to enter law school, after navigating an intimidating application process, only to find out that there are […]

Staff Introductions: Jasmine Tsang

Name: Jasmine Tsang Title: National Head of Alumni Relations (2018-2019) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2020 Background: I grew in Northern Ontario, just outside Sudbury. I am second-generation Chinese on my father’s side and French Canadian on my mother’s side. Unfortunately, I can only speak French at the moment, but I am slowly learning […]

Staff Introductions: Annette Latoszewska

Name: Annette Latoszewska Title: National Head of Fundraising (2018-2019) Law School: University of Toronto, Class of 2020 Background: My parents together with my brother emigrated from Poland to Germany, and then finally to Canada before I was born. We lived briefly in Hamilton, Ontario, but I’ve spent virtually my entire life in Pickering, Ontario. I’m fortunate […]

Staff Introductions: Winston Gee

Name: Winston Gee Title: Board Member Law School: University of Toronto, Class of 2017 Background: I was born in Toronto to a Muslim father from The Gambia and a Catholic mother from London, England. But my upbringing is far less cosmopolitan – I was raised in Orillia, Ontario, a small town about 30 minutes north of Barrie. […]