Meet the KPEUA EXECUTIVEs!

President: Ben Divito

Year: 3
Favourite KPE Course: KPE260 and KPE264 - Physiology and Exercise Physiology, ANA126 - Anatomy
Favourite KPE Professor: Marius Locke, Luc Tremblay, Cathy Amara
Favourite KPE Memory: Kin Games 2017 and 2018
Favourite Sport/Hobby: Swimming, cooking, reading
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: Small faculty, lots of opportunities.
Career Goals and Aspirations: Doctor
Fun Fact: Virtually no blood flows through the axillary and subclavian veins in my right arm

 

 

Vice President: Shea Kinney

Year: 3
Favourite KPE Course: KPE263 - Introductory Biomechanics
Favourite KPE Professor: Professor Tim Taha
Favourite KPE Memory: Hart House Farms Leadership retreat in first year!
Favourite Sport/Hobby: I love running and hiking
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: Walking around the giant UofT campus and seeing familiar faces everywhere you go. From friends, classmates, or upper years, you're bound to walk into someone you know from KPE!
Career Goals and Aspirations: My goal is to become the team physiotherapist for the Blue Jays
Fun Fact:  saw Kit Harington (John Snow) on the UofT campus!

Academic Commissioner: Brenaven (BRENn) kugamoorthy

Year: 3
Favourite KPE Course: ANA 126 - Human Anatomy, Fundamentals of Human Movement, KPE 280/281, KPE260 - Physiology, KPE264 - Exercise Physiology, KPE290 - Research and Design, KPE263 - Biomechanics
Favourite KPE Professor: Nathalie Williams, Doug Richards, Tim Taha, Dean Ira Jacobs, Michael Hutchison, Michael Atkinson, Catherine Amara, Caroline Fusco, David Frost, Tania Alexson, Marius Locke, Luc Tremblay, Jack Goodman.
Favourite KPE Memory: 1st year Class Representative, Kin Games, ODP                                                          Favourite Sport/Hobby: Basketball, sprinting, volleyball
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: Learning and understanding the 3 disciplinarians of Kinesiology with a family of students, staff, and faculty at UofT            Career Goals and Aspirations: Medicine/Research

 

 

External Commissioner: Natalie Alvares

Year: 3
Favourite KPE Course: ANA126 - Anatomy
Favourite KPE Professor: Luc Tremblay
Favourite KPE Memory: Every anatomy class in first year was a new adventure and a rollercoaster of emotions that I will never foget                                                     Favourite Sport/Hobby: Drawing
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: The sense of community and support in and among our faculty
Career Goals and Aspirations: Physiotherapy
 

 

 

 

Communications Commissioner: Ruqayyah alibhai

Year: 3
Favourite KPE Course: KPE363 - Sports Medicine
Favourite KPE Professor: Dr. Michael Atkinson
Favourite KPE Memory: Hart House Farms Retreat in first year                                                                  Favourite Sport/Hobby: Rock climbing, biking and reading
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: The small size of the faculty, and really feeling like part of a community. It's awesome being able to really get to know everyone and interact with everyone within the faculty.
Career Goals and Aspirations: I don't know the answer to this yet, but possibly teaching and/or coaching
Fun Fact: I love baking and ran my own dessert company for a while, which may stem from my Food Network addiction

 

Finance Commissioner: Faheem Moolla

Year: 4
Favourite KPE Course: ANA 126 - Elementary Human Anatomy
Favourite KPE Professor: Tyson Beach
Favourite KPE Memory: The final skit presented to us by the counselors in ODP100                                    Favourite Sport/Hobby: Baseball
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: The small community feeling takes away the sometimes overwhelming feeling that comes with being part of a large university. Everyone is really friendly and cadavers are life (spot the irony).
Career Goals and Aspirations: I’d love to work with Cardiac patients. Cardiology is the dream.
Fun Fact: I’m left handed and use my whole hand to hold my pen. 4 fingers and thumb. So does Obama, and I have a picture of Obama and myself side-by-side to prove it.

 

Graduates Commissioner: Tabitha amponsah             

Year: 4
Favourite KPE Course: ANA 126 - Elementary Human Anatomy & KPE120 - Foundations of Sports, Exercise, and Health Psychology
Favourite KPE Professor: Dr. Doug Richards
Favourite KPE Memory: Hart House Retreat in first year Favourite Sport/Hobby: Playing Volleyball and watching basketball
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: Getting the opportunity to have such a broad education. Getting a lecture-based learning as well as the practical aspect of learning in our practicum classes and tutorials and placement. Also being in a smaller program like Kinesiology allows for closer, tight-knit friendships
Career Goals and Aspirations: Sports Doctor or Athletic therapist
Fun Fact: I fell down a flight of stairs and lost 5 teeth

Equity Commissioner: Michelle Campbell

Year: 4
Favourite KPE Course: KPE 305 - Geographies of Health in Physical Cultures
Favourite KPE Professor: Judi Laprade
Favourite KPE Memory: Hosting Pocket Pets (animal therapy) to which I was blessed to see the smiles and curiosity on everyone's face                                    Favourite Sport/Hobby: Soccer/Writing
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: Having the space to express my thoughts, feelings, and abilities among an amazing and encouraging family
Career Goals and Aspirations: Combine kinesiology and equity studies in order to create a more inclusive and healthy world!
Fun Fact: I was a premature baby

 

 

SOCIAL Commissioner: Jocelyn Femia

Year: 3
Favourite KPE Course: KPE263 - Introductory Biomechanics
Favourite KPE Professor: Tyson Beach
Favourite KPE Memory: Meeting all my friends at ODP!!
Favourite Sport/Hobby: Cooking
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: All the LOVE!
Career Goals and Aspirations: I’d like to do something related to nutrition or working with
athletes of different abilities

Athletic Commissioner: Madalyn Tworzyanski

Year: 4
Favourite KPE Course: Sport and Exercise Biomechanics
Favourite KPE Professor: David Frost
Favourite KPE Memory: Attending ODP in third year as a counsellor and returning as Coordinator in fourth year!.                                                                       Favourite Sport/Hobby:  I absolutely love running! I ran my first half marathon in October 2017, and look forward to running my second one in October 2018.
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: KPE is like no other faculty. Everyone knows one another, helps each other out, and stays connected.                                          Career Goals and Aspirations:  I absolutely love running! I ran my first half marathon in October 2017, and look forward to running my second one in October 2018
Fun Fact: I’m obsessed with ice cream 

Athletic commissioner: Annie Vlahiotis

Year: 4
Favourite KPE Course: KPE263 - Introductory Biomechanics
Favourite KPE Professor: Simon Darnell
Favourite KPE Memory: Being an OPD100 Kayak Counsellor (and Group 5's mom)                                          Favourite Sport/Hobby: Fast pitch/napping
Best Part About Being a Student in KPE: So many ways to meet students in other years and get tips on surviving school
Career Goals and Aspirations: Rehabilitation sciences (i actually have no idea)
Fun Fact: I have my motorcycle license

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