All About Us

About

Our team is here to make you feel at home in Canada.

We are a diverse group of teachers, students and staff passionate about learning the English language. We know each other by name and celebrate all cultures of the world, creating a learning environment that is fun, safe and effective for everybody.

Meet Our Family

Lisa Dubrick - Program Coordinator

Lisa Dubrick 
Academic Manager WELC
519 661-2111 x87251
lharnes2@uwo.ca

Yanti Setiawati - Administrative Assistant

Yanti Setiawati
Administrative Assistant
519 661-2111 x85252
ysetiawa@uwo.ca

Furat Al-Mansour - Recruitment Coordinator

Furat Al-Mansour 
Recruitment Coordinator (on leave)
519 661-2111 x88610
falmans@uwo.ca

Paula Schwartz - Student Success Coordinator

Paula Schwartz
Student Success Coordinator
519 661-2111 x86448
pcaldera@uwo.ca 

Xiaoxuan Li - WELC Student

Xiaoxuan Li (Rachel)
WELC Alumni
China
Learn about my experience.

Ohud Banjar - WELC Student

Sohyb Qasem
WELC Alumni
Saudi Arabia
Learn about my experience.

Yosiki Takahashi - WELC Student

Yoshiki Takahashi
WELC Alumni
Japan
Learn about my experience.

Matt Bazely
Senior Director, International Recruitment and Capacity Building
519 661-2111 x88585
mbazely@uwo.ca

Rida Fatima
WELC Coordinator
rfatima6@uwo.ca

Fransesca Geddes
Boost Admissions Assistant
fgeddes@uwo.ca

About Our Students

Our students are diverse, intelligent and eager to share their beliefs, traditions and cuisines with the WELC community. Their ideas, enthusiasm, creativity and academic performance consistently exceed our expectations and we are proud to have them as part of the family.

graphic showing 21 countries, 450 students/yr and 80% pass/completion