staff

paul bubelis

Executive Director

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Paul co-founded the Sustainability Network and has led the organization since inception. He is also a founding Director of Green Economy Canada and sits on the Policy Committee for the Ontario Nonprofit Network and advisory committees at the University of Guelph and Ryerson University.

Prior to his work at Sustainability Network, he led the Ontario Environment Network and spent 5 years at Environment Canada. Paul holds a biology degree from the University of Guelph and a MSc from the University of Toronto.

Laura hilderley

Communications Coordinator

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As the IT & Communications Coordinator, Laura comes to Sustainability Network with over 10 years of communications experience in a variety of industries including the arts, non-profits, healthcare and real estate.

Laura holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing and a Diploma in Graphic and Web Design. Her passions range from art to urban sustainability, reading, writing and community building.

James chan

Bookkeeper

James Chan is the Lead Bookkeeper at Beach Hill Bookkeeping which utilizes cloud based software to provide quality financial reporting for small startups. With over fifteen years of bookkeeping experience, Beach Hill Bookkeeping specializes in quality bookkeeping for small businesses and self-employed professionals.

He has been an accounting volunteer with Habitat for Humanity GTA, WoodGreen Community Services and JusticeNet and holds a Bachelor of Arts Honours – Management from the University of Toronto.

Associates and Volunteers

ANNA-LIZA BADALOO
Vision2030 ASSOCIATE

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Anna-Liza is a writer & program consultant working at the intersection of health, urban environments and social justice. She is an intersectoral partnership builder and amplifier of youth, BIPOC & 2SLGBTQIA+ voices and has worked at Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests and the Toronto Botanical Garden.

ARJUn SALU
Volunteer

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Arjun has a Bachelor's degree in Economics and Commerce and Graduate Certificates in Community and Social Service Management and Sustainable Business Management. Arjun started his career by working with a start-up in the agri-food industry, focusing mainly on operations and market research. He has worked with several sustainability organizations including Sustainability Network and Impact Zero.

Evelyn Lubanski
VOLUNTEER

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Evelyn is a passionate sustainability professional, with experience in the steel, parks, conservation, and energy sector. She holds a bachelor in Environmental Studies from York University and a Post Graduate Certificate in Environmental Management and Assessment from Niagara College. She is experienced in implementing environmental, health, and safety policies and procedures, conducting research, ensuring regulatory compliance, record-keeping, and communication.

BOARD

ANA LInTNER (Chair)

PhD, LLB
Canadian Environmental Law Association

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suzanne KARAJABERLIAN (vice-chair)

MSc.
Environmental Defense

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Jeffrey ma (TreAsurer)

MBA, LLB
Municipal Property Assessment Corporation

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LEARIE MILLER

MSc., MSA
Region of Peel

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Nidhi tandon

MSc.
Networked Intelligence for Development

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SARAH KAFKA

MBA
Sarah Kafka Consulting

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Steph Glanzmann

BNSc.
Engagement Specialist & Co-founder Future Majority

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Tooba Shakeel

MSc.
Credit Valley Conservation

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Emily McMillan

PhD, MES
Nature Canada

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PAST BOARD CHAIRS & STRATEGIC ADVISORS

Kathleen Padulo, Chiefs of Ontario
Andrew Kett, Credit Valley Conservation
Dianne Russell, Institute for Conservation Leadership
Gord Ball, PhD, Couchiching Conservancy
Andrew Heintzman, InvestEco