Our staff and tutors


The Centre for Academic Communication (CAC) staff are available to answer any questions you may have about our services.

If you do not know the appropriate staff member to contact for a particular question, email , the CAC Manager, or call  250-853-3675.

Nancy Ami

CAC Manager
Office: LIB 135j
Gillian S.

EAL Specialist
Office: LIB 135i
Kaveh T.

EAL Specialist
Office: LIB 135k
Emily A.

EAL Specialist
Office: LIB 135m
Madeline Walker

Centre for Academic Communication Coordinator
Office: LIB 135m


The Centre for Academic Communication (CAC) tutors are available for one-on-one academic writing or academic communication skills tutorials, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.4 p.m. Book an appointment on The CAC online booking system.

Want to know more about our amazing tutorial team? Click on their profiles below!

Emma C.

Area of Study: Child and Youth Care
• Reflective writing • Integrating evidence • Communicating links between theory and practice
Janet S.

Area of Study: Education
• Pre-writing & outlining • Thesis development • Sentence clarity
Tracey E.

Area of Study: English & Digital Humanities
•Research essay/paper Structure and Organization •Sentence Structure •Presentation Skills
Odivi G.

Area of Study: Education
•Background in EFL/ESL/IELTS • Grammar •Paragraph structure & development
Ambreen  H.

Area of study: Art history & visual studies
• Academic presentations • Structure & organization • Argument construction
Janice N.

Area of Study: English Literature
• Argument development • Evidence use • Clarity & conciseness

The Director's Office

Laurene Sheilds

LTSI Executive Director
Office: HHB 126c