Meet the team that works on your behalf:
Trisha is married and a mother of three very active girls. On weekends and in the evenings, you can usually find her at one of the local arenas, as all her girls play hockey. A lifetime resident of Kanata North, Trisha is extremely proud to be a part of Team Jenna, helping to make our community a great place to live, work, and raise our children. Trisha’s main focus is the many development applications in our community as well organizing Councillor Sudds’s community events.
Karam is a lifelong resident of Kanata. She holds a Bachelor of Science with a Specialization in Human Kinetics from the University of Ottawa. She continued studying human kinetics for her postgraduate studies with a focus on the impacts of elite hockey on families. In her spare time, Karam likes visiting local coffee shops or can be seen working out at her local gym. As part of Team Jenna, Karam’s main focus is dedicated to improving transportation for residents of Kanata North whether they are travelling on foot, by bicycle or car.
Mitch graduated Carleton University with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a Minor in Film Studies in 2019. Prior to working on Jenna’s Team Mitch has worked in both the public and private sector. After leaving school he worked as a travel writer in Hanoi for the National Tourism Board of Vietnam. He’s also worked as a journalist, publishing his writing and documentaries in the Toronto Star and the CBC respectively. Mitch has also worked alongside local businesses working at the Kanata North BA and Invest Ottawa’s Digital Mainstreet Program. He’s primarily focused on communications, media relations and some community outreach. In his free time he loves to cook, ski, watch movies and enjoy the outdoors.
Emily is mom to an active 13 year old son, and 2 dogs. Usually, you can find her at a gym supporting her son in basketball, at one of the great dog parks in Ottawa, or exploring one of the many paths and trails around Kanata North. As the newest member of Jenna’s team, Emily is eager to play an active role in continuing to make our community all that it can be, and more. Emily’s main focus is assisting residents with questions and concerns, as well as managing the Kanata North Mosquito Control Program.