Our People

At the National Cybersecurity Consortium, people are at the heart of everything we do. Our team works collaboratively in a diverse and inclusive environment to drive positive impact for Canadians through research and development, commercialization, and training in cybersecurity.

Senior Leadership

Dr. Ken Barker, PhD, FCIPS, I.S.P., ITCP
Scientific Director

Mary Henricksen
Executive Director

Vanessa Pinto
Director, Grant Administration & Membership

Shezmin Rajan
Director, Finance

Terry Ross, PhD
Director, Intellectual Property & Partnerships

Farah Al Souri
Program Officer

Fatima Alyayi
Executive Assistant & Membership Coordinator

Housseyn Belaiouer
Bilingual Communications Specialist

Marieke deRoos
Communications and Outreach Officer

Natalya Molina
Program Officer

Jen Pecoskie, PhD
Manager, Membership

Tanya Shvedova
Financial Analyst

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