• EXECUTIVE

    • Danielle Cooper

      Danielle Cooper (President) – Business Administration - Marketing, Class of 2011

      Current Position – FUND DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT, BLUEWATER HEALTH FOUNDATION

      Danielle has extensive experience in marketing and communications. She worked at the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board, Lambton College, The Lambton College Foundation and Alumni Association, and as an adjunct faculty member. Danielle wanted to be directly involved in the process of keeping graduates connected after graduation and saw the Alumni Board as the perfect opportunity to do just that.

    • Josh Lipszyc

      Josh Lipszyc (Vice-President, Retirees Representative)

      Current Position – Retired

      Josh has held a variety of positions including a Portuguese Navy Officer, Dairy Plant Manager, Brewing Company General Manager and Lambton College Professor. Josh became actively involved as the rep for the Retirees Club as he believes that the work done by the Board is very important as students and graduates are the raison d’etre of the College.

    • Dave Mitton

      Dave Mitton (Past President) – Computer Engineers Technology, Class of 2002

      Current Position – IT Operations Lead, Snap Inc.

      Dave worked his way up from an entry level position to a management role within Lambton College’s IT Department before leaving the College to work for SnapChat, the popular image and multimedia sharing app. He joined the Alumni Board of Directors in 2011, became the President in 2013, and continues to serve the interests and needs of fellow graduates in his role as the Past President.

    DIRECTORS

    • Crystal Fach

      Crystal Fach (Director) – Social Service Worker, Class of 2013

      Current Position – Community CONNECTOR, WEST LAMBTON COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE

      Crystal co-founded Sarnia-Lambton’s first LGBTQ+ youth drop-in, spoke at the Rainbow Health Ontario 2015 Conference and presented at the National GSA forum for the past two years. Crystal wants to keep up to date on Alumni news and events and continue to give back to her alma mater.

    • Garrett Hein

      Garrett Hein (Director) – Business Administration – Marketing, Class of 2014

      Current Position – Marketing and Recruiting Coordinator, Express Employment Professionals

      Garrett used his education to kick-start his career at Express Employment Professionals where he creates training and development opportunities and served on the Online Strategy Task Force. Missing the College atmosphere, Garrett feels that the Alumni Board is a great way to connect with both alumni and current students, and hopefully give something back along the way.

    • Rebecca Fitzjohn

      Rebecca Fitzjohn (Director) – Chemical Production & Power Engineering Technology, Class of 2002

      Current Position – Operations Program Coordinator, Suncor Energy Inc.

      Hired at Suncor during her co-op placement, Rebecca worked as an operator in the Hydrocracker then moved into the Training Coordinator position. Rebecca originally got involved with the Alumni Association as a Mentor in the Mentorship Program. Rebecca enjoys being able to give back to the institution that helped her to have the career she has today.

    REPRESENTATIVE MEMBERS

    • Kim Graham

      Kim Graham (Board of Governors Representative) – Social Service Worker, Class of 1999

      Current Position – Associate Registrar, Lambton College

      Starting as a work study student in Lambton College’s Financial Aid Office, Kim worked her way up in the Admissions Office to her current position of Associate Registrar. Kim’s fantastic professors instilled in her that the relationships and the connections we have with one another are so important and it was this belief that led Kim to become involved with the Alumni Board.

    • Colton Vaters (Student Administrative Council Representative)

      Current Position – President, Lambton College Student Administrative Council (SAC)

      Colton is involved in the Alumni Board to help bridge the gap between the current students of Lambton College and alumni.

    • John Girard

      John Girard (Community Representative)

      Current Position – Retired Principal

      John has been involved with the College for a number of years, acting as the Chair of Lambton College’s Board of Governors where he helped hire the current President and develop the existing strategic plan. After John’s term ended, he wanted to stay involved with the College and when the Alumni Board had a Community Representative opening it aligned perfectly.

    EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS

    • Marc Guilbeault (Ex-Officio Member)

      Current Position – Director, Lambton College Foundation and Alumni Association

      Marc came to Lambton College from a successful career in banking, where he served in management positions with a national bank and a regional credit union. He has previous experience in marketing roles in a number of major Canadian corporations and has served on committees and Boards of a number of charities in the Sarnia and London communities.

    • Margaret_Dragan

      Margaret Dragan (Ex-Officio Member)

      Current Position – Lambton College’s Vice-President Finance and Administration

      Margaret is a founding member of The Lambton College Alumni Association and brings with her an 18 year career in the local petrochemical industry. Margaret is passionate about the work that the Board does in support of Lambton College’s alumni.

     

    Revised January 27, 2017