Project Team

Teams of faculty, students, and staff were involved with all three phases of the Learning Technology Environment Renewal project.

Canvas Project Team Members

The Canvas Project Team led UBC’s Canvas implementation efforts between July 2017 and December 2018.

Project Sponsors

Simon Bates
Senior Advisor, Teaching and Learning, and Academic Director
UBC Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Jennifer Burns
Chief Information Officer (CIO)
UBC Information Technology



Tammy Yasrobi
Manager, Learning Applications


Henry Ng
Project Manager, Learning Applications




Tyler Cinkant
Support Analyst


Patrick Conlan
Support Analyst
David Loti
Support Analyst


Kory Markevich
Senior Programmer Analyst


William Ono
Applications Architect


Emily Renoe
Educational Consultant: Learning Technologies | Canvas Professional Development Lead


Nicole Ronan
Learning Design Consultant


Jenny Wong
Faculty Implementation Lead


Heidi Wudick
Communications and Change Management Lead


Joe Zerdin
Senior Support Analyst


Consultation and Evaluation Team Members

Between July 2016 and March 2017, a team of faculty, students, and staff engaged with the UBC community to explore the pedagogical and functional requirements for UBC’s new learning technology environment.

Faculty Members


Bowen Hui
Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Science
Andis Klegeris
Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Science



Joseph Anthony
Faculty of Medicine
Silvia Bartolic
Faculty of Arts
Liane Chen
Faculty of Science
Nelly Pante
Faculty of Science
Mark Turin
Faculty of Arts

Student Members


Cameron Mahler
Faculty of Management


Adrianna Chen
Sauder School of Business
Liam Hewitt
Faculty of Science
Amber Lefebvre
Faculty of Arts


Marie Krbavac
Strategist – Learning Technology Hub