10 Q’s: Alexia Loumankis (Ministry of the Attorney General)

What is your current position? Acting Manager, Ministry of the Attorney General Law Library What do you enjoy most about your work and what are the most challenging aspects? I enjoy working with Library and Ministry counsel and staff a great deal. The variety of work also makes the job enjoyable — no day is … More 10 Q’s: Alexia Loumankis (Ministry of the Attorney General)

10 Q’s: Greg Barber (Sunnybrook Foundation)

What is your current position? Since 2012, I’ve been a Prospect Management and Research Officer at Sunnybrook Foundation. The Foundation is the fundraising arm of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, aka Sunnybrook Hospital. My main job, Prospect Research, involves assisting frontline fundraisers to find Major Donors to programs at our hospital. So “prospects” are potential donors, … More 10 Q’s: Greg Barber (Sunnybrook Foundation)

10 Q’s: Vicki Whitmell (Legislative Assembly of Ontario)

What is your current position? My current role is Executive Director of the Information and Technology Services Division (iDivision) and Legislative Librarian at the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. The iDivision includes the library, research Service, IT, web services, systems development, accessibility, open parliament and records management groups. In essence our group has the responsibility for … More 10 Q’s: Vicki Whitmell (Legislative Assembly of Ontario)

10 Q’s: Amy Bowring (Dance Collection Danse)

What is your current position? Director of Collections and Research, Dance Collection Danse.   What do you enjoy most about your work and what are the most challenging aspects? I love working with artists to help them preserve their histories and to share their stories. I also love historical research, the digging, finding pieces of … More 10 Q’s: Amy Bowring (Dance Collection Danse)

Professional Profile: Rob Ambra – ServiceOntario, Government of Ontario

Ever wondered about how the important skills and knowledge you acquire at the iSchool may be applied beyond the library environment? Rob Ambra, a recent graduate of the iSchool (June 2010) and former co-chair of the SLA Toronto student group, has kindly shared his story offering some insights into development and broader application of transferable … More Professional Profile: Rob Ambra – ServiceOntario, Government of Ontario

Professional Profile: Zachary Osborne – CIGI

Zachary Osborne is a research librarian at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) located in Waterloo, Ontario. A few weeks ago, he was kind enough to answer some questions about his current role, his career path, and the advice he has for current students. Zach’s incredibly helpful answers are below! 1. Describe your current … More Professional Profile: Zachary Osborne – CIGI

Professional Profile: Elysia Guzik – Egon Zehnder International Inc.

Elysia Guzik Elysia is a recent Master of Information Studies graduate (U of T, Faculty of Information, June 2010), who specialized in the library and information science stream. Prior to attending the iSchool, Elysia received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology and Religion & Culture from Wilfrid Laurier University. She has always enjoyed organizing … More Professional Profile: Elysia Guzik – Egon Zehnder International Inc.