Our Board of Directors is dedicated to using their knowledge, acumen, and professional expertise to make a positive impact in our world. Through their leadership and direction, the Low Entropy Community continues to grow and thrive.
Jake is a passionate advocate for persons with disabilities and an inclusive community builder. He identifies as being a person living with a disability himself. He's had the pleasure of working and volunteering in the non-profit sector for over a decade in many fulfilling roles. Jake is honored to work with Low Entropy to help create a more caring, welcoming, and equitable world as the organization's Board President.
Elizabeth has a bachelor's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in management and a master's degree in Accountancy. She has spent nearly four years working within the non-profit community. Elizabeth has a passion for numbers and helping people, and is excited to use both in serving on the board of Low Entropy. In her spare time, she enjoys sunshine, reading, practicing yoga, and spending time with the best dog ever, Pugsley.
Nishani is currently pursuing an MBA in Canada. She has provided research and teaching in undergraduate and postgraduate programs at various state and private universities in Sri Lanka. Nishani holds a Ph.D. in Administrative Management from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, an MA in Development Studies from the University of Colombo, and an Honors B.Sc. in Management (Public) from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. Life-long learning as a passion, she has reached numerous milestones fulfilling various roles in empowering youth through education, growth mindset, and skill transformation. Nishani is inspired by the opportunity to support the Low Entropy Foundation with her administrative, leadership, organizing, and critical thinking competencies with a more incredible passion for achieving its mission of elevating humanity.
Matt is a strategy consultant with over five years of experience serving clients across various verticals in operational excellence, product / project management, supply chain management and process improvement. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia, an MBA from Simon Fraser University and is a certified project management professional (PMP). Outside of work, he is heavily involved in developing the next generation of business leaders through mentorship and teaching engagements. With an affinity for learning and self improvement, Matt is looking forward to sharing this passion with the Low Entropy Community and helping make a positive impact!
Victoria has worked in the non-profit sector for 12+ years. With a professional background in early childhood education program delivery and non-profit fundraising, Victoria understands the positive impact that meaningful connections with others can have in supporting our most vulnerable communities. Victoria is excited to bring her energetic personality, passion for self-development and education, and fundraising expertise to Low Entropy, as she humbly serves as a Director and Chair of the Development Committee.
Jiayi is currently completing her doctorate in business, researching work conditions as experienced by corporate individuals that lead to burnout vs. thriving. Prior to that, she spent close to 15 years in a professional capacity as a project manager and people leader. Jiayi hopes to continue to grow, learn and help others while investing her time in making a positive impact in her community.
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Julia is an experienced accounting/tax professional in public practice, government and industry with international scope. Julia wants to carry her serving mindset into Low Entropy to help empower and enrich others' lives. She cares deeply about mentorship, development as well as genuine connections and relationships. Her ultimate dream is to help children recognize, grasp and receive the opportunities they rightfully deserve in any circumstances.
Doriane Kaze holds a bachelor degree in finance and economics and is currently pursuing an MBA in International Business. She is an experienced finance professional known for taking a vision and turning it into reality through sound strategy development. She is passionate about the education and self development of Black, Indigenous, and women of colour. She is excited to bring her expertise to Low entropy as she serves on the Board of directors.
Varun is passionate about making new connections and helping people navigate challenges. With a background in technology & management, Varun is excited to manifest Low Entropy's vision to build a more compassionate world, by serving on the board and co-chairing the Strategic Planning Committee.
Brittney is a Chartered Professional Accountant and holds a BBA from Simon Fraser University. While working in public practice Brittney gained extensive audit experience with not-for-profit organizations and is now excited to take that experience and apply it to helping others and making a positive impact on the community.
Erfan is a recent high school graduate and soon-to-be college student. With only two years under his belt living in Canada, he has gained an immense wealth of knowledge in the volunteering space. Starting from a young age he has always had a deep-rooted desire for people and to give a hand to anyone in need. His passion has allowed him to create and lead many clubs at his high school with the intended goal to give empower youth.
Jeff has over 10 years of experience in coaching and advising roles in the higher education and non-profit sectors, working with youth, new immigrants, and professionals. He has a master’s degree in Administrative Sciences, Global Leadership specialization, and looks forward to sharing his passion and energy to promote self-empowerment and development, and community involvement. Jeff is excited to collaborate alongside team Low Entropy to enhance and grow the organization’s programs, processes, and objectives.
Vivian is a professional with more than 12 years experience in Customer Service, an effective communicator with strong leadership skills. Her vast leadership experience has contributed immensely to start-up businesses with increased revenue through service excellence.
Vivian is passionate about empowering youths, women and helping seniors through selfless service, self-improvement, mentorship which values we embrace in Low Entropy Foundation, she serves as the Board’s Vice President.