College Faculty/Advisory Board

Pharmacy Technician Program Advisory Committee:

Brent Snider – Pharmacist, Manager of Medical Arts Pharmacy, Kingston (Advisory Committee Chair)

Bozica Popovic – Pharmacist, Manager of Loblaws Kingston Centre Drugstore Pharmacy, Kingston

John McBride – Pharmacist, Director of LACGH Pharmacy, Napanee

Karen Smith – Pharmacist, Director of QHC Pharmacy, Belleville

Chantell Gellert – Registered Pharmacy Technician, Hunt’s Pharmacy, Amherstview

Wendy Rideout – Registered Pharmacy Technician, Scott Ford Shoppers Drug Mart, Kingston

Gloria O’Hara – Registered Pharmacy Technician, Lead Tech at QHC Pharmacy, Belleville

Nicole Parker, Registered Pharmacy Technician, Lead Tech at QHC Pharmacy, Belleville

Daniel Williams – Former KLC Student, Shoppers, Brockville

Mandi Lyman – Current KLC Student

Maria Schell – Pharmacist, KLC Instructor

Elaine Burke – Pharmacist, KLC Instructor

Allison Finn– Registered Pharmacy Technician- Program Coordinator

Admission Counselor

Melissa Shanks, our Admission Counselor, has worked in Management for over 20 years building a large network of contacts. She began at KLC College in July, 2014, bringing with her an informal approach and open door policy to the Admission office.

Coordinators and Instructors for the Kingston campus:

Cindy Coulter – Dental Hygienist (Retired), Certified Dental Assistant Level II, Coordinator/ Instructor Intra-Oral Dental Assisting Program
Audrey DeCecco – RPN, Coordinator and Instructor PSW and Pharmacy Technician/Assistant Program

Certified Coach in Gentle Persuasive Approaches in Dementia Care and certification in the P.I.E.C.E.S Approach to Assessment and Treatment for Older Adults with Complex Physical and Cognitive Needs and Behaviour Changes.

Audrey has over 9 years experience working in mental health and geriatric nursing and has worked for KLC College for over 15 years. Audrey has always had a passion for working with the older adults living with dementia.

Sandra J Foley – Law Clerk Instructor, Office and Business Administration

Sandra has over 25 years experience in the legal field employed as a law clerk and has worked for KLC College since 2003.

As a law clerk working in the private sector and now a legal office manager employed by the Provincial Government, Sandra has spent many years working with, teaching and managing law clerks in different areas of the law.

Veronica Robidoux – MOS, Coordinator /Instructor, Office Business Administration

Veronica has been with KLC College for over 18 years. Veronica is certified in Microsoft Office Applications and brings a wealth of retained knowledge to share with the students.

Richard Skinner – BA, MA, Coordinator, Educational Assistant and Child and Youth Worker Programs

In his role as teacher, principal and coordinator Richard has gained a wealth of valuable experience.  He enjoys guiding the students at KLC College and sharing his enthusiasm, knowledge and ideas as they prepare for an exciting career working with children.

Coordinators and Instructors for the Richmond Hill campus:

Allan J. Ashby – B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed., O.C.T., Instructor of Education Assistant Program

Allan has been in education for over 36 years. This is his 6th year with K.L.C. College. As a classroom teacher, consultant, program facilitator, and administrator with the Public School Boards, his work has largely been to work with, and support, special needs’ students at the elementary and secondary levels. As an administrator his work also included working in a Care, Custody, and Treatment Centre in a support capacity.

Martha Danziger – Admission Counsellor

Martha has been with KLC College for nearly three years. Before joining  KLC College she has had 17 years experience in Admissions and 20 years experience in business and sales running her own business. Her enthusiasm and dedication to the school has served her well as Admissions Counselor and Director of Admissions.

Susan DiClemente – Student Services Coordinator, Educational Assistant Program

Wendy Murchie – BA, Special Education Specialist, Guidance Specialist Instructor, Educational Assistant Course

Coordinators and Instructors for the Whitby campus:

Allan J. Ashby – B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed., O.C.T., Instructor of Education Assistant

Allan has been in education for over 36 years. This is his 6th year with K.L.C. College. As a classroom teacher, consultant, program facilitator, and administrator with the Public School Boards, his work has largely been to work with, and support, special needs’ students at the elementary and secondary levels.

Martha Danziger – Admission Counsellor

Martha has been with KLC College for nearly three years. Before joining  KLC College she has had 17 years experience in Admissions and 20 years experience in business and sales running her own business. Her enthusiasm and dedication to the school has served her well as Admissions Counselor and Director of Admissions.

Audrey DeCecco  – RPN, PSW Program Coordinator

Certified Coach in Gentle Persuasive Approaches in Dementia Care and certification in the P.I.E.C.E.S Approach to Assessment and Treatment for Older Adults with Complex Physical and Cognitive Needs and Behaviour Changes.

Audrey has over 10 years experience working in mental health and geriatric nursing and has worked for KLC College for over 8 years. Audrey has always had a passion for working with the older adults living with dementia.

Judy MacLeod – BA, OCT, Educational Assistant Program

Judy as over 35 years experience in Education and has worked for KLC College for eight years. Judy has extensive experience working with and supporting Specials Need Children as a Public School teacher in the Primary, Junior and Intermediate levels, and as a Consultant for Elementary and Secondary Schools.

Faculty

The college regularly has part-time opportunities for faculty. Our faculty members are practising professionals and are engaged by the college as independant contractors. The terms of the contract vary in length and scope, depending on courses being taught, but all have a start and end date and vary from term to term. For inquiries please contact KLC College.