Mission Services of London is pleased to announce the hire of Jessica Weaver as Donor Relations Assistant effective January 5th, 2015. Jessica will be filling a one year contract position, reporting to the Director of Fundraising/Development.
Jessica holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Carleton University and recently graduated with a Post-Degree Diploma in Not-For-Profit Management from the University of Western Ontario. She also holds a TESL Certificate and taught English for 3 years in South Korea.
During last summer, Jessica was a Campaign Assistant with the Elgin-St. Thomas United Way, having planned and organized numerous events and promotional material for campaigns. Jessica also has facilitated a Strategic Planning workshop for Pillar Nonprofit Network, and has experience using Raiser’s Edge database. In addition, Jessica has created a volunteer orientation package, including training materials on volunteer recruitment, recognition and retention practices for the United Way.
Mission Services of London is pleased to announce that Mahshid Pishkar has been awarded the contract position as Finance Coordinator at Head Office. Mahshid’s contract will run from January 5th, 2015 through July 31st, 2015 and will report to the Director of Finance.
Mahshid is a seasoned professional with a BSc Accounting and is on Level 3 towards her Certified General Accountant (CGA) designation. She brings experience in accounting, financial analysis, administration, forecasting, and budgeting and for the last 2 years was the Accounting Controller Assistant for Lumberjack Home Hardware.
Mission Services of London is pleased to announce the hire of Sarah Kruk as a Casual Relief Life Coach and Night Staff at Quintin Warner House, effective December 8th, 2014.
Sarah is currently a student at Kings College, at the University of Western Ontario. In the past, Sarah has been a staff volunteer at the Northpark Community Church for children’s Day Camps, as well as volunteering at a nursing home. Since July 2013 Sarah has volunteered at the Thames Valley Children’s Centre as a peer mentor for disabled youth.
Please join me in welcoming Jessica, Mahshid and Sarah to Mission Services of London and providing any support or help they may need in their new roles.
Director of Human Resources