OUR TEAM

Chris Loh, BA (Hons)

Director of Operations

Chris has been working in the Vancouver area for a little more than a decade having been a sought-after photographer; an Operations Manager for St. James Academy; an NGO working to bring social transformation in inner city Vancouver; and most recently working as a Development Coordinator for the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. He served 3 years in the Canadian Military, including a deployment in Afghanistan and has a Bachelors in Human Geography from Simon Fraser University. In recent years Chris has become something of a swing dancing master.

SKILLS

  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Logistics
  • Fund Development

Peter Lublink, MTS, MA

Director of International Projects

Prior to moving to the Middle East in 2012 Peter spent 6 years working with one of Canada’s largest NGOs, spending his last four years leading community programs on Canada’s West Coast. He has a Bachelors degree in Classics and Political Science, a graduate certificate in Non-Profit Management, a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, a Masters in Theological Studies and a Masters of Arts in Social Justice and Community Development. He has travelled to almost 70 countries and feels privileged to have explored places as varied and geographically spread out as Greenland, Iraq and Paraguay.

SKILLS

  • Community Development
  • Non-Profit Management
  • Strategic Communication
  • Education / School Systems

Dr. Susannah-Joy Schuilenberg

Counselling Specialist

In addition to practicing clinical psychology in Canada, Dr. Susannah-Joy Schuilenberg co-founded the Middle East Psychological Association and was the Clinical Coordinator & Supervising Psychologist at Kuwait’s leading clinical psychology practice. In addition to providing traditional in-person therapy sessions, she provides counselling services globally through workshops, seminars and online counselling.  She regularly runs, bikes and camps around the Okanagan valley.

SKILLS

  • Traumatic Stress
  • Counselling Psychology
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Professional Ethics

Alison Lublink, M.Ed.

Education Specialist

Alison Lublink is a Department Head at one of the leading schools in Kuwait. She is passionate about differentiating her lessons in a way that engages all students. She has consistently been recognized as an outstanding teacher by her colleagues, peers and supervisors. In addition to a Masters in Education in Curriculum Development she has a Post Graduate Certificate in Education and a Bachelors of Music. Alison loves to travel and just recently took the train from China to Germany before flying onwards to Scotland.

SKILLS

  • Curriculum Development
  • Behaviour Management
  • Justice through the Arts
  • Music Programs