Meet the Team


Geering Up is a proud program of UBC Applied Science with over 100 Instructors, Staff, and Volunteers!


Our Program Staff

Andrew Jamison
Senior Outreach Manager
Wendy McHardy
Director of Marketing and Communications;
UBC Applied Science
Sheryl Staub-French
Associate Dean of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion;
UBC Applied Science
Stephen Ji
School Programs Assistant Manager
Indigenous Outreach Assistant Manager
Kaylin Mcleod
Camps Assistant Manager
Kale Gosen
CUPE Finance & Administration
Ella Meyer
Quantum Computing Outreach Coordinator
Rima Pradhan
Local Events Coordinator
Adam Cornford
Kelowna Outreach Coordinator
Sophie Ebsary
School Programs Coordinator
Sara Reimanis
Indigenous Outreach Coordinator
Patric McConnell
Vancouver Camps Coordinator


Geering Up is made possible by numerous individuals dedicated to inspiring youth in STEM.
We’re spread out across the Lower Mainland – from Vancouver, Kelowna, Surrey and more!