Board of Directors


Our World Skills Board of Directors is made of of a coalition of individuals who represent organizations that reflect our core values of: partnership, respect for diversity, empowerment, service excellence, accountability and integrity. 


Board of Directors 


Carl Nicholson





Myriam Mekni


Executive Director, Catholic Centre for Immigrants



Mary Roman


Vice President 

Sharon Kan

Vice President 

Sarah Caspi


Executive Director, Jewish Family Services


Vice President 

Mercy Lawluvi

Executive Director, Immigrant Women Services of Ottawa

Vice President 

Fred Awada

Vice President 

Abdulrazak Karod

Executive Director, Somali Centre for Family Services 


Vice President 

Kenny Leon

Executive Director (Staff)

Mengistab Tsegaye

Executive Director, World Skills Employment Centre

Contact Us

Phone: (613) 233-0453
237 Argyle Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1B8


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