Our team has grown!

Meet the members of our teams! Each member is dedicated to uploading the Pulsar Collective values and helping to make our mission a reality.

Meet Our Board of Directors

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Meet our Board of Directors

Cassidy Swanston

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Master’s student in science communication, Communications Director at the Pelling Lab. Ask me how to grow an ear out of an apple.

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Meet our Executives

Cassidy Swanston

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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Master's student in science communication, Communications Director at the Pelling Lab. Ask me how to grow an ear out of an apple.

Nina Hadžmustafić

Operations Director

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MD Candidate at the University of Toronto, avid classical piano lover, ask me about mitochondria or composing music!

Rahna Rasouli

Programs Director

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Medical student at the University of Toronto & piano teacher. Ask me about music in medicine!

Emily Hashimoto-Roth

Communications Director

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Master's student in bioinformatics in the Lavallée-Adam and Neural Regeneration Labs. I develop software that uses machine learning to mine and analyze mass spectrometry data!

Breana Hooks

Human Resources Director

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Master's student in biochemistry, working on immunometabolism in the Harper Lab. I grew up wanting to be the first female astronaut to go to Mars.

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Meet our staff

Phoenix Sandrock

Programs Manager

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Biology and statistics undergrad at uOttawa. Passionate about accessible science and trans inclusion.

Alexandréa Nadeau

Operations Officer

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Undergraduate student studying Math and Biology. I've always been amazed that there is math all around us, even when we don't notice it. Ask me about Math in nature!

Montana Hunter

Business Development Officer

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Community Fundraising Coordinator for Good Shepherd Hamilton by day. Educational background in Fundraising Management. You can find me trying new DIY projects.

Emily Hashimoto-Roth

Marketing Manager

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Master's student in biochemistry specializing in bioinformatics in the Lavallée-Adam and Neural Regeneration Labs. I develop software that uses machine learning to mine and analyze mass spectrometry data!