2016 Officers and Liaisons

Taylor Shantz currently holds the positions of Outreach Officer and Webmaster for the WISE Sudbury chapter. Previously to this position she served on the board from 2012-2015. She obtained her Bachelor Degree in Engineering Physics from Carleton University and returned to Sudbury in 2007  to pursue a  M.Sc. degree in particle astrophysics from Laurentian University. Taylor briefly worked in the mining industry before returning to her roots as a Project Coordinator at the SNOLAB physics research facility. In her spare time, Taylor enjoys hiking, board games, and international travel.

Rebecca Letto currently holds the position of Outreach Officer for the WISE Sudbury chapter. Previously to this position she served on the board as Treasurer from 2014-2015. Rebecca studied Biomedical Biology at Laurentian University, where she developed her interest in Immunology. She moved to Ottawa to further her studies in immune responses to infectious diseases and obtained her M.Sc. in Microbiology and Immunology in 2010. Rebecca began teaching at Nipissing University in 2009 and continues her passion for teaching on a part-time basis. She returned to Sudbury in 2011 to work at the Advanced Medical Research Institute of Canada, the affiliate research institute of Health Sciences North, where she is currently the Laboratory Coordinator. Rebecca loves to be outdoors winter, spring, summer or fall and enjoys travelling whenever she gets the chance.

Darla Stoddart, P.Eng.  currently holds the position as the Liaison for the Professional Engineers of Ontario Sudbury Chapter.