Staff

WWEST Manager - Danniele Livengood

Danniele Livengood is the Manager of Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology. Danniele also serves on the board of directors for the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST), a non-profit organization which delivers programming to promote, encourage and empower women and girls in science, engineering and technology. Her educational background is in Chemistry and Environmental Science, with particular interest in sustainable innovations which support a circular economy.

Students

WWEST Communications Coordinator - Jenna Anderson

Jenna Anderson is a Communications Coordinator at Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology. She focuses on coordinating the communication and promotion for Creating Connections 5.0, as well as generating original content for the WWEST blog. Jenna is currently a communication student at Simon Fraser University. 

WWEST Communications Coordinator – Natalie Lim

Natalie Lim is a Communications Coordinator at Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology. She runs the WWEST social media accounts, generates original content for the WWEST blog, and produces WWEST’s biweekly newsletter. Natalie is a third-year communication student at Simon Fraser University, an avid cat lover, and prefers to express herself in 140 characters or less.

WWEST Partners Liason - Vanessa Reich-Shackelford

Vanessa Reich-Shackelford is the Partners Liaison at Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science, and Technology. Vanessa is the main point of contact for the WWEST Partners Program, engaging external organizations and consulting WWEST partners on resources to aid in increasing diversity in STEM fields. She is currently pursuing a post-baccalaureate in Communication at Simon Fraser University, co-hosts/produces a podcast on "the X-Files" (her favourite character is, of course, Dana Scully), and has 2 cats and a dog that she is crazy about.

WWEST Data Analyst – Albee Hong

Albee Hong is a Data Analyst at Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology. She focuses on analyzing the gender distribution trends in BC University STEM programs, looking for information to inform WWEST's plans to support the recruitment and retention of women in STEM programs. Albee is currently majoring in Statistics and Actuarial Science at Simon Fraser University. 

Aaron Cheung - Software Developer

Aaron Cheung is a Software Developer at Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology, currently working on an app for manipulating audio files. Aaron is a third-year computing science student at Simon Fraser University. In his spare time he likes to eat delicious food, play with his dog, and work on developing his hobby project games.

Previous Students

Daphne Chong
Software Developer September - December 2016
Aaqib Khorasi Software Developer September - December 2016
Jack Anderson Software Developer July - September 2016
Ginny Van Pelt Partners Liason April - August 2016
Sarah Ngo Communcations Coordinator February - August 2016
Diana Koval Analysis of Women in STEM Statistics BC
February - April 2016
Vani Choubey Computing Careers White Paper
February - APril 2016
Rohit Ranjan Techical Literacy Survey Development February - April 2016