As a founder of KRD, Roman has provided collective efficacy supports to clients in the non-profit, public and private sectors for over 10 years. Prior to consulting, Roman held leadership and senior leadership positions in IT, education, human services and community development sectors in the United States and Canada. He earned a summa cum laude degree in Philosophy in his 20s and an MBA in Community Economic Development in his 30s. He is fascinated by the richness of what we humans get up to, and loves consulting work for the opportunity it affords him to put his skills in service of a diversity of missions and ideas.
Roman is a student of Servant Leadership, Dialogic Organizational Development, and Learning-focused Evaluation. His commitment is to using collective learning to achieve transformation through every project.
Rupert is a student from the Philippines. He loves designing and developing web applications and plans to pursue a Computer Science/Software Engineering degree in 2019.
When he was in high school, he planned and lead projects that enabled communities to solve problems regarding Disaster Risk Reduction and Management, Food Waste, and Education.
Apart from Rupert's passion for web development and sustainable project development, he enjoys taking pictures and creating short films.
Alanya's commitment to social change has led her to work opportunities in Thailand, Victoria and Calgary, working with migrant rights, equity and human rights, and youth advocacy. She is particularly driven and motivated by systems thinking and frameworks that embody a holistic approach, especially the UN Sustainable Development Goals and Indigenous traditional knowledge.
Alanya has been contributing her research and evaluation prowess to KRD's project work starting in May 2019, working on Evaluation and Learning Frameworks and Evaluative Thinking projects, while completing a double-major in Environmental Studies and Gender Studies at the University of Victoria, living abroad, and helping run a BC student rights non-profit she co-founded.Contact Us Back to team
Jolene has been working in the non-profit sector for over a decade, with focused experience in program development, management, and strategic leadership across multiple sub-sectors.
Jolene holds a Bachelor's of Kinesiology with a minor in International Indigenous Studies from the University of Calgary, and is completing her M.A. in Community Development (Evaluation focus) from the University of Victoria in 2023. She is committed to relational and collaborative approaches to all work, and keen to surface learning value in every project. Jolene joined KRD in 2023 after a decade working in a variety of sectors ranging from youth housing and outreach to family reunification and domestic violence court supports.Contact Us Back to team
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