Our Team

We’re community-driven at heart, and our small but mighty team works behind the scenes to make big things happen.

Staff Members

Aleia Robin

Business Manager

Eric Skalij

Marketing & Operations Manager

Dr. Ty "the NeuroGuy" McKinney

Research Director

Natalie Alesandre

Bike Tour & Events Manager

Board of Directors

David Fillo


Crystal Phillips

Co-Founder and Vice-Chair
VP, Thin Air Labs Fund I

Marcel Beatch

Board Director
Manager, Operations Transformation, Deloitte

Dr. Katie Greene

Board Director and Research Committee Chair
Funding Catalyst, Thin Air Labs

Riley Moss

Board Director and Treasurer
Energy Transition Valuation, TC Energy

Tara Russell

Board Director and Corporate Secretary
Employment, Labour & Human Rights Lawyer, Mathews, Dinsdale & Clark LLP

Dr. Tracy Thomson

Board Director
Medical Director, Telus Health Care Center