The Team – 2017/2018

This year’s team is comprised of 50 of Western’s most dedicated student volunteers. These students maintain their skills at the Emergency Medical Responder standard, all while maintaining their studies.


SERT’s Executive

Each year SERT elects an executive board of members to manage the team’s operations. This year those members are:

Executive Director: Tom Gibson
Finance Director: Maya Bielecki
Team Relations Director: Erin Bggar
Response Coordinator: Lucas Barboza
Public Education Coordinator: Connor Reid
Contract Education Coordinator: Gabriele Jagelaviciute
Training Coordinator: Daniel Yacoub

SERT’s Managers

To take on additional operations of the team and to assist the executive board a group of managers is elected each year. This year those members are:

Alumni Liaison: TBA
Applications Manager: Noor Bakir
Assistant Education Coordinators: Jessi Baer & Hannah Roberts
Driving Evaluator: Pardis Baha
Equipment Manager: Ossama Mahmoud
Finance Manager: Han Xie
Information Technology Manager: Ossama Mahmoud
Community Outreach Managers: TBA
Social Media & Promotions Managers:  Peter Gariscsak
Team Liaison: Samuel Sprague
Infection Control Manager: TBA
Scheduling Manager: Stephanie Howe
Team Building Manager: Kyra Lester
Team Fitness Managers: Katy Goren

SERT’s First Aid Instructors

As SERT’s first aid courses are our primary source of funding, our highly trained instructors are essential to the team’s operation. We are proud to have the following members teaching for us this year:

Pardis Baha, Sam Bender, Erin Biggar, Perri Deacon, Michael De Wit, Jennifer Du, Alex Han, Trevor Hines Duncliffe, Tom Gibson, Jeremi Laski, Derek Wu, Daniel Yacoub, Samuel Sprague, Jessi Baer, Edward Feng, Maya Bielecki, Austyn Roseborough