HOL Executive Team

Our 2015 Winter Finance Team:

Philip Ngo

Philip Ngo

Director of Finance

Philip is a graduate of Ryerson University’s Radio and Television Arts program, specializing in media technology and business. Philip brings with him a diverse amount of experience from various industries including television production, web development, military communications management, military air operations, government financial management and small business development. As one of two directors of finance for HOL, Philip is ready to pursue meaningful objectives that will contribute to the positive promotion of health and wellness for everyone, while pursuing his Chartered Professional Accountant designation. He strongly believes in taking personal care of your health through knowledge, networking and personal lifestyle changes – benefiting your overall health, productivity and future outlook. Being behind a desk all day is never an excuse.

Rutvi Karkare

Rutvi Karkare

Director of Finance

Rutvi is a second year student at University of Toronto, studying public accounting at Rotman Commerce. She is one of the two directors of finance. This is her first year at HOL, and is very excited to learn a great deal about health, and to contribute to HOL’s further success.

Arqam Qayyum

Arqam Qayyum

Grant Writer

Arqam is a first year Masters Candidate in the Institute of Medical Science. He graduated with Honours from the University of Toronto majoring in Human Biology and Psychology. He is a new grant writer for HOL for this coming year. He is excited to be involved in this initiative to promote Health Literacy as it is an issue that is relevant to everyone of any background.

Nikita Gupta

Nikita Gupta

Grant Writer

Nikita is a first year student at the University of Toronto, hoping to double major in English and Global Health. She is excited to be one of the new grant writers for Health Out Loud this year, and looks forward to using her passion for writing in a meaningful manner and being a part of the overall mission to promote health literacy.

Terry Chen

Terry Chen

NPO Ambassador

Zarin Tasnim

Zarin Tasnim

Grant Writer

Zarin is a second year student doing a double major in Global Health and Health Studies at the University of Toronto. She hopes that by collaborating with like-minded individuals, she can help her local community, and perhaps one day take her passion to a global level to help developing nations achieve their goals through education. Through previous experiences, she learned how important it is to be a global citizen. As one of the new Grant Writers of HOL, Zarin is super excited to learn, grow and contribute!

Shanu Kanda

Shanu Kanda

Fundraising Co-ordinator

Shanu is a third year university student majoring in sociology and human biology. Shanu is currently the secretary for Health out Loud and is excited to be involved as she is passionate about the many aspects of health.