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Equity and Diversity Committee (EDC)

Committee that recommends PEO plans to integrate equity and diversity values and principles into the general policy and business operations of PEO.
Meetings: approx. 6/yr; evening
Membership: currently 6 members, representing a broad diversity of PEO membership.

Committee Chair: Vera Straka, P.Eng.
Nima Eslaminasab, P.Eng.
                   Georgia Fotopoulos, P.Eng.
                   Manasi Koushik, P.Eng.                 
                   Ramesh Subramanian, P.Eng., Council Liaison
                   Ryan Zizzo, P.Eng.

*Committee membership is posted at committee's request.

Committee Advisor: Margaret Braun, MEd, CHRE – (Acting) Director, People Development, mbraun@peo.on.ca
Staff Support: Rob Dmochewicz – Recognition Coordinator, rdmochewicz@peo.on.ca
Consultant: TBD



2019 Meetings

  • Tuesday, March 26, 2019
  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019
  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019 
  • Tuesday, December 10, 2019

2019 Minutes:

  • February 6, 2019 (pending)

2018 Minutes:

2017 Minutes:

2016 Minutes:

2015 Minutes:


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