Staff

Annie Hodgins, Project Manager   416-944-0087 Ext. 4
Annie has an MA focusing on psychology and women’s history. Before joining CERA, she worked as a file analyst for a psychiatrist and at the Institute on Governance. Annie is passionate about ensuring that government policy has a positive impact on the issues surrounding mental health and vulnerable populations.

Katie Plaizier, Project Manager   416-944-0087 Ext. 3
Katie has a Masters in urban planning from the University of Toronto, where she focused on housing, homelessness, and the right to the city. Prior to joining CERA, she worked in the non-profit housing sector and led youth mentorship and outreach initiatives in Toronto’s inner suburbs.

Quang Pham, Housing & Human Rights Caseworker 416-944-0087 Ext 1
Quang has received his BA from the University of Toronto and is a
member of the Toronto Real Estate Board. Quang has significant
experience working with tenants for housing access and property
management issues. He is an active Realtor and is passionate about
having more accessible and affordable housing.

Daniela Patino,  Project Assistant & Communications Coordinator
 416-944-0087 Ext.2
Daniela received her B.Comm from Mount Royal University where she majored in Public Relations. Before joining CERA, she worked with several non-profit organizations developing strategies to increase cause awareness. Daniela is passionate about supporting organizations that promote inclusive, safe and healthy environments for all members of the community to thrive in.

Tahera Sharif,  Project Assistant 416-944-0087 Ext.3
Tahera received her BA from the University of Toronto, where she
majored in Women and Gender Studies. Prior to joining CERA, she worked
with several non-profit organizations helping to develop programs to
assist refugees and immigrants to successful settlement and
integration.

CERA would like to welcome our placement students for the 2016-2017 school year: Carly Bowie & Sarah Degendorfer