"I like having a Big Sister because I can talk to her about anything and I feel more positive about myself. My Big Sisters is there for me whenever I need her." Little Sister, 15 years old.



"How Full is Your Bucket? For Kids"

by Tom Rath Mary Reckmeyer

A great read for you and your mentee!

Contact Us

Office Location

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Peel
71 West Drive, Unit 23
Brampton, ON L6T 5E2

Telephone: 905-457-7288

Fax: 905-454-0769

General Inquiries: bigbrothersbigsisters.ca


Name Title email address ext
Shari Lynn Ladanchuk President & CEO bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 230

Program Staff

Name Title email address ext
Anna-Marie Banes Enrollment Navigator bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 265
Courtney Edmond After-School Program courtney.edmond@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 212
Danielle Matos Conversation Club/Teen Mentoring Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 252
Dominica Hannaford BCAC Mentoring Program Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 222
Estann Boodhoo Big Bunch Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 239 
Geeta Kalyan Conversation Club Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 220
Ian Foster  Group/After-School Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 218
Jaslynd Donnan Enrolment Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 250
Jennifer Dalziel One-to-One Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 217
Jessica Rupert Group Mentoring Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 219
Leslie Martins In-School Mentoring Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 226
Lonni Meisner  Go Girls! Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 251
Mariana Boazak  Conversation Club Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 238
Mathew Travill Game On/ Group Mentoring Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 266
Natalie Brammah School Based Mentoring Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 215
Rachel Goonoo Program Assistant bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 249
Robyn Jeffery  Enrolment Team Leader bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 228
Simone Vitellaro Enrolment Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 211
Sue Kowalchuk  Program Manager bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 224
Susan Nomi Director of Programs bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 225
Tara Paterson One-to-One Caseworker/Team Leader bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 221
Zuhal Khoja Conversation Club Caseworker bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 243

Development Staff

Name Title email address ext
Aine Magennis Stakeholder Engagement Specialist bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 223
Ella Urquhart Development & Events Coordinator bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 223
Erin Dale Community Relations Coordinator erin.dale@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 235
Geraldine Cabral Director, "Shake it Up Events" bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Lori Plati Marketing & Communications Manager bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 227
Mark Onufer Communications Coordinator bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 268

Finance Department & Students

Name Title email address ext
Arun Tharmalingam Finance Assistant
bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 264
Bindu Dhillon Finance Manager bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 231
Kiran Gill Student Placement kiran.gill@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 272
 Lisa Vitelli Student Placement lisa.vitelli@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca  272
Mary Araman Student Placement bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 210
Sandra Owusu-Gyamfua Student Placement bigbrothersbigsisters.ca 261 

For a Big Brother Big Sister program in another Canadian community, visit:
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada

For Big Brother Big Sister programs in USA, visit:
Big Brothers Big Sisters of AMERICA

For Big Brother Big Sister programs elsewhere in the world, visit:
Big Brothers Big Sisters International