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Meet our Projects & Partnerships Team

RONAN WILSON

Associate Director

Ronan joined the Seneca International team in June 2014 as a Project Manager. He oversees projects and partnerships, marketing, and business development with institutions and organizations in the Asia-Pacific region. Ronan encourages the internationalization of curriculum, helps with the recruitment of international students, and institutes services and programs for student success. He engages institutions and organizations in the region, including government agencies, senior administrative and academic personnel, and a variety of Seneca College departments.

Ronan completed an Honours BA in Political Science (International Relations) at McGill University. Ronan lived and worked for two years in Taiwan, and upon returning to Canada joined Seneca College in 2008 as the Program Planning and Policy Analyst in the Office of the Vice President Academic. Ronan went on to work as an Academic Resource Planning Analyst prior to joining the Seneca International team. Outside of Seneca, Ronan enjoys cycling, baseball, and playing music.

PRASHANT SRIVASTA

Associate Director

Prashant joined the Seneca International team in June 2014 as Project Manager for International Partnerships and Projects. Prashant oversees business development and strategic partnerships in conjunction with global partners in India. He also organizes short term executive development programs and international training programs. He assists in developing articulation agreements, cohort based recruitment, delivery of Seneca programs overseas, and takes an active part in working with South Asian community groups in the Greater Toronto Area.

Prashant has extensive experience in International Projects and Partnerships, having worked for various institutions in Canada and the USA. He holds a Bachelor in Electronics Engineering from Shivaji University, India; an MBA from the University of Hertfordshire, UK; a post graduate diploma in Business Studies from Vancouver Island University; and a certificate in Immigration Law, Policy and Procedures from the University of British Columbia. Prashant gained experience in International Marketing, Recruitment, and Admissions while working for US and Canadian institutions. He also speaks English, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi, enjoys traveling and has interests in global affairs and international trade.

QUINN DE VRIES

Project Manager

Quinn joined the Seneca International team in May 2015. As Project Manager, she oversees funded international development initiatives –managing all aspects of project and contract delivery including: internal coordination; financial and narrative reporting to the funding organizations; regular communications with overseas partners; and organizing promotional activities around the success of Seneca’s projects. Quinn is also responsible for analyzing and developing international project and contract opportunities, formulating proposals and working with Seneca faculty, staff and administrators to respond to Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for projects and contracts. Primary regions of focus currently include Latin America, Eastern Africa and the Caribbean.

Quinn completed an Honours BA in History & Spanish Language, along with post graduate certificates in both Project Management and International Development. Quinn has worked as an ESL teacher in Taiwan and South Korea; spent countless months at a time in the Dominican Republic working with her small not-for-profit group on community development initiatives; and enjoyed a year studying in Mexico at the Universidad de Guanajuato. She speaks English, Spanish, basic French and is working on her Portuguese.  During her spare time, Quinn enjoys traveling to just about anywhere, spending time being active outdoors and volunteering with her not-for-profit group. 

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MARY BANTUG

Project Manager

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ZINA ALOBAYDI

Project Assistant

Zina Joined the Seneca International team in February 2017. As Project Assistant, she assists in the administration work of Internationally-funded development initiatives and international projects and partnerships.

Zina completed an Advance Diploma in Business Administration – Management at Seneca College. Currently, she is finishing her Honours BA in International Business Management at Seneca College. Outside of Seneca, Zina enjoys traveling, photography and has interest in innovative entrepreneurship initiatives.