Team Members

Frédérique Baudemont

Frédérique Baudemont is well-known in the Fransaskois community. In 2016, she was the Executive Director of the Association des parents fransaskois (APF), before joining the RSFS as Assistant Executive Director and finally as Director in September 2017. She previously worked in the Canadian Public Services [RG1] as Regional Coordinator for Interdepartmental Cooperation [RG2] for the Official Languages and …

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Project Lead

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Gabrielle Lepage-Lavoie

Gabrielle Lepage-Lavoie

Gabrielle Lepage-Lavoie has been living in Saskatchewan over 22 years, originally from Alberta where she was born and raised.  Gabrielle graduated with a bilingual degree, in Social sciences, major in Political Science at the University of Alberta, Campus Saint-Jean as well as a Business Administration program at the Université de Sherbrooke.  Gabrielle earned a certificate …

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Project Manager

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Rebecca Klapwyk

Rebecca comes from a diverse background with experience in recreational programming, children’s camps, ESL, religious and community services. She has travelled across Canada, residing in multiple communities and has decided to settle down in Saskatchewan with her husband and raise their two children here. She has a Bilingual Bachelor’s degree from the department of Multidisciplinary …

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Implementation Coordinator

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Erica Stevenson

Erica joined the Healthy Start Team in February 2015 as Project Coordinator. She has a background in Early Learning and Childcare – ECE level 3. She has worked full-time at two childcare centres, then later working at a 24-hour emergency home with the Saskatoon Tribal Council. She has knowledge and perspective working in a childcare …

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Implementation Coordinator

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Kristen O’Brien

From Truro, Nova Scotia, Kristen O’Brien is the newest member of Physical Literacy New Brunswick, taking over the role as Development Officer. After completing his degree in Kinesiology at Dalhousie University, Kristen spent a year playing professional volleyball in Sweden. Following his stint in Sweden Kristen spent his spare time developing the sport of volleyball …

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Physical Literacy Consultant

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Kavitha Ramachandran

Kavitha joined the Healthy Start team in September 2013. She is a PhD candidate in Community Health and Epidemiology from the University of Saskatchewan. She worked as a Nutrition Research Coordinator for the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition prior to her enrolment in PhD. Her areas of interest in research includes health and wellness of …

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Parent Engagement Program Coordinator

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Hubert Tote Alimezelli

Ali is a health scientist from the University of Saskatchewan with a PhD in Epidemiology & Community Health from the College of Medicine. His research areas of interest revolve around the health of minority and vulnerable populations such as minority Francophones, the elderly, children, immigrants, refugees, Indigenous populations, and people living in poverty. Originally from …

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Evaluation Coordinator

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Jean-Pierre Picard

Born in Gatineau, Quebec, Jean-Pierre Picard  went to Haida Gwaii, in British Columbia, to work as a child care worker after getting his degree in psychology at the Ottawa University. Then, a twist of fate brought on a new career in communication. Driving back to British Columbia, after visiting his family in Quebec, his VW …

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Communication consultant

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