Staff

Jennifer Petrilli - Managing Director

With a 15+ year career as an arts administrator specializing in communications and fundraising, Jennifer Petrilli has guided many arts organizations and artists towards achieving strategic goals and implementing successful campaigns. With her in-depth knowledge of Canada's ever-shifting, non-profit arts scene, Jennifer's expertise in project management, strategic planning, marketing and communications is helping the Canadian Network for Arts & Learning achieve its goals of strengthening the sector and bringing together arts-in-learning facilitators across the country.

 

 

 

 

 

Kaitlyn Bois - Researcher and Database Administrator

Kaitlyn's view of maps as an art form is what originally drew her to the Canadian Network for Arts & Learning and our innovative mapping project. Her meticulous attention to detail, her extensive skills in coding and her passion for the arts, combined with her graduate certificate in Geographic Information Systems, have been pivotal in making the Eduarts map the invaluable tool that it is.

 

 

 

Diane Chan - Marketing Specialist

Diane is a digital marketing consultant and journalist with an MBA from Cranfield School of Management and a Bachelor of Marketing Communication from Ryerson University. Prior to business school, she was managing editor of Azure magazine in Toronto, and has worked for The Telegraph and Wallpaper in London, UK. Diane currently freelances across a variety of industries with a client list that includes: Accor Hotels, Canadian Interiors, Canadian Network for Arts & Learning, Hockey Night in Canada, U31 Design, and WestJet; in addition, she reports on design shows globally for various publications. In her spare time, Diane runs marathons, practices hot yoga, and volunteers with the homeless. She also holds a piano degree from The Royal Conservatory of Music.

 

 

 

 

 

Jonathan Franchetto - Researcher Assistant

Through the support of the Canada Summer Jobs program

Jon will be graduating from the University of Waterloo in the spring of 2021, and has recently completed co-op placements at Second Harvest and SickKids Foundation.

 

 

 

 

Ginny Wang - Researcher Assistant

Through the support of the Canada Summer Jobs program

Ginny is going into her final year at Waterloo Collegiate Institute and has worked at Investors Group and volunteered at the Community Coalition on Refugee and Immigrant Concerns.