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Featured Volunteers

Our volunteers are talented post-secondary students, industry experts, faculty, staff and online volunteers who are dedicated to inspiring youth to engage in STEM across Canada.

Learn more about our incredible volunteers below.

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Meet Our Volunteers

  • Portia Kalun

    Portia Kalun Let’s Talk Science Volunteer at McMaster University

    Portia has volunteered with Let’s Talk Science for 5 years and enjoys seeing the excitement of kids when they participate in fun, hands-on activities!

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  • Emilie Leneveu

    Emilie Leneveu Let’s Talk Science Outreach volunteer at Loyalist College

    Emilie has been a volunteer with Let’s Talk Science for three years and loves sparking curiosity in youth!

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  • Damitha Gunathilake

    Damitha Gunathilake Let’s Talk Science Online Volunteer

    Damitha writes and reviews science articles on Let’s Talk Science’s websites. She enjoys making complicated science topics easy to understand.

    Read more about Damitha Gunathilake
  • Rania Khelifi

    Rania Khelifi Let’s Talk Science Outreach Volunteer at Simon Fraser University

    Rania has delivered many Let’s Talk Science workshops and feels the best way to help promote the sciences to youth is through engaging programs that enable curiosity and discovery!

    Read more about Rania Khelifi
  • Olivia Louf

    Olivia Louf Let’s Talk Science Donor Industry-Based Volunteer with SAP Canada Inc.

    Olivia is a Delivery Manager with SAP Canada Inc. She translates career profiles and CurioCity articles for Let’s Talk Science!

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  • Waylon DeCoteau

    Waylon DeCoteau Let’s Talk Science Coordinator and Volunteer at First Nations University of Canada

    As a Coordinator and Volunteer, Waylon loves creating an opportunity for youth to participate and get lost in the awesome world of STEM!

    Read more about Waylon DeCoteau