Student Recruitment and Admissions

Leadership team

Kathryn Verkerk

Executive Director, Student Enrollment & Registrar


Jessica La Rochelle

Director, Indigenous Student Recruitment and Admissions

Mike Peragine

Director, Student Recruitment and Admissions


Ken Wong

Manager, Admissions Evaluations


Angel kwan

Manager, Off-Campus Student Recruitment

International Territory: East Asia, Southeast Asia and FIC


Molly Kirsch

Manager, Student Central & On-Campus Recruitment


Katarina Halaszova

Student Recruitment and Admissions Administrative Assistant



Student Recruitment Team

Kelly Dohei

Student Recruitment Coordinator

Domestic and international students in Surrey and Fraser Valley high schools (includes schools in: Abbotsford, Aldergrove, Delta, Langley, Surrey, Tsawwassen, White Rock)

Rebecca Langmead

Student Recruitment Coordinator

Domestic and international students in Metro Vancouver high schools (includes schools in:  West/North Vancouver, Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, New Westminster, Tri-Cities, Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows)

NCAA Student Athletes


Madison Chad

Student Recruitment Coordinator

Domestic and international students in BC high schools (includes schools in: Vancouver Island, Sea to Sky, Squamish-Whistler, Sunshine Coast, Chilliwack, Thompson-Okanagan, Kootenay Boundary, and Northern regions) and the Yukon

International Territory: Europe and Africa


Rebecca Sangwais

Indigenous Student Recruitment Coordinator

Indigenous students in BC and across Canada, both high school and post-secondary


Silvia Paias Costa

Student Recruitment Coordinator

Domestic and international students in Canadian High Schools (Outside of BC)

International territory: Brazil


Christine Dyson

Student Recruitment Coordinator

International territory: USA, Mexico, Central America, South America, Oceania 

NCAA Student Athletes support


Dara Browne

Student Recruitment Coordinator

Canadian Transfer Students
Burnaby campus support

Kieran Hayde

Student Recruitment Coordinator

International territory: South Asia, Central Asia, Middle East, Russia, Turkey, China support

Cherry Legaspi

Student Recruitment & Admissions Coordinator, Surrey Campus

Canadian Transfer Students
Surrey Campus support


Kleon Alfonso

Associate Student Recuiter

Domestic territory support
Surrey campus support

Michelle Tri

Associate Student Recruitment and Admissions Coordinator

International territory support

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