Fanshawe International staff are available to both future and current students. For general questions, we can be reached Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), by phone 519-452-4150, by email international@fanshawec.ca or by live chat. For appointments, see below:

 

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Wendy Curtis

Dean Fanshawe International

wcurtis@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14187

Wendy leads the International Services Office at Fanshawe College and directs International recruitment and internationalization efforts at the college. Wendy works to ensure that International and Canadian students receive excellent service in International Education. Wendy has been serving students at Fanshawe College since 1985.

Saurabh Malhotra

Saurabh Malhotra

Director, International Recruitment & Market Development

smalhotra@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x15034

Saurabh has been working at Fanshawe College since 2010. He started with the International team in India and has been managing International Recruitment & Market Development at the main campus in London Canada since March 2017. Saurabh is responsible for Fanshawe's International representatives who are promoting Fanshawe College across the world.

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Brianne Dos Santos

Manager International Centre

bdossantos@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x13959

Brianne has worked in international education for the past 21 years, in both the private and public sector, and has been at Fanshawe since May 2011. Brianne is responsible for helping the college meet its international enrollment goals, and manages international admissions, related processes, and the day to day operations within the International Centre.

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Emily Low

Manager International Student Engagement

elow@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x15343

Emily has been working at Fanshawe since February 2020, and has experience providing immigration and settlement support to newcomers in both the Post Secondary Education and Municipal sectors. Emily is responsible for programs and services that support international student engagement, retention, and success, including leading the International Student and Immigration Advisors.

Aamera Jiwaji

Aamera Jiwaji

Regional Manager, International Market Development (Latin America, Islands, Africa)

ajiwaji@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4150

Aamera joined Fanshawe’s International Recruitment & Market Development team in September 2021 to support the College’s region-specific market development plans. She has worked in international recruitment for over five years, and came to Canada as an international student from Kenya. Aamera is a Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor (RISIA).

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Jefferson Li

Regional Manager, International Market Development (East Asia and ASEAN)

sli@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4150

Jefferson has over a decade of experience working in international education in Canada, both in the private and public sectors, and he possesses extensive knowledge of recruitment, marketing, and international student services. As part of the International Student Recruitment and Market Development Team, Jefferson manages and supports Fanshawe’s strategic region-specific market development initiatives.

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Caitlin Smith

International Projects & Exchange Coordinator

c_smith240@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x12994

With three exchange experiences herself, Caitlin coordinates study abroad opportunities for Fanshawe students. Caitlin works closely with international partners to support Fanshawe international projects abroad and is your contact for questions related to international scholarships, study abroad opportunities, and international projects.

Wayne Racher

Wayne Racher

International Payment Coordinator

w_racher@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x15344

Wayne is responsible for coordinating payments to our international education agents and international vendors.

 

International Customer Service Associates

Our International Customer Service Associates are available by email, phone, live chat and in person in the International Centre to assist students. They also collaborate with our international student ambassadors to promote student success and respond to general inquiries and requests.

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Shannon Amaral

Student Experience Associate

samaral@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4150

 

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Lisa Espinola

Student Experience Associate

l_espinola@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4150

 

Jen Bishop

Jen Bishop

Student Experience Associate

j_bishop4@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x15037

 

Sharmila Rasaratnam

Sharmila Rasaratnam

Student Experience Associate

srasaratnam@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4150 x15696

 

 

International Admissions Team

International Regional Associates receive and reply to international student inquiries associated with their region (see below).  They assist with student applications issuing letters of admission processing program changes and fee payments from overseas.

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Melissa Barr

International Regional Associate - ASEAN (Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore)

intadmit@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14767

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Jen Fowler

International Regional Associate - North South and Central America Caribbean Europe Australia New Zealand Iceland

int@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x13903

Jen is also involved in the applications for the Fanshawe EAP/Western pathway which includes the affiliated colleges King’s, Brescia and Huron.

Gurneet Kaur

Gurneet Chahal

International Regional Associate - India (within Canada)

intspp@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x16157

Gurneet provides support in Hindi and Punjabi.

Luna Ren

Luna Ren

International Regional Associate - Asia Pacific (Korea, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan)

intapp@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x16155

Luna provides support in Mandarin as well as Korean.

Faduma Green

Faduma Green

International Regional Associate - Africa and The Middle East

intafrica@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x16151

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Jamie Hahn

 International Regional Associate - South Asia (Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Pakistan and Bhutan)

intadmission@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14008

International Student and Immigration Advisors

International Student and Immigration Advisors provide support and guidance to our international students. This includes advising students on program selection and career pathways, referring students to appropriate college services and providing support for any on-campus issues such as social networking, campus involvement, issues in housing, etc. Our student immigration advisors also provide support and guidance to registered Fanshawe students regarding their immigration status.

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Chen (Jessie) Shi, RISIA (Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

cshi@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14278

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Cynthia Konnerth

International Student Advisor

ckonnerth@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x13948

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Laura Costigan,  RISIA (Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

lcostigan@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14030

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Joy Jia, RCIC (Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

jjia@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x16056

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Paniz Saremirad, RISIA (Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

P_saremirad@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14467

International Recruitment Team

Digital

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Priyank Mistri

Alternate Markets Recruiter

p_mistri@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x16156

Priyank is responsible for expanding and creating new digital marketing initiatives at Fanshawe International to help increase international student enrolment. He also creates content for various social media platforms to help our recruitment team attract and retain Fanshawe College students.

India

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Pranav Rathi

Market Leader, South Asia

prathi@fanshawec.ca

+91-880-073-6767

India

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Varun Singh

Advisor India Recruitment

v_singh9@fanshawec.ca

Phone: +918800898299

India

Ankita Nath

Ankita Nath

Advisor India Recruitment

atandon@fanshawec.ca

+918800916767

Pakistan

Zuhaib Mansoor

Zuhaib Mansoor

International Education Advisor

Z_mansoor2@fanshawec.ca

+918800916767

China

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Xiaobin (John) Yang

Asia Specialist

jxyang@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14372

China

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Joey Zou

International Education Advisor

chinamarket@fanshawec.cn

+86-134-8266-9595

WeChat: Joeyfanshawe

China

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Maggie Teng

International Education Advisor

china@fanshawec.cn

+86-135-2108-6208

Latin America and Jamaica

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Nelson Melgar

Market Leader

nmelgar@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x14072

Brazil

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Daniel Drummond

International Education Advisor

brazil@fanshawec.ca

+55-119-5457-9000

Brazil

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Deborah Brazil Representative

Deborah Saraiva

International Education Associate Advisor

d_andradesaraiva@fanshawec.ca

Colombia

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Carolina Giraldo

International Education Advisor

c_giraldo@fanshawec.ca

Barbados Bahamas and Trinidad

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Cynthia Konnerth

International Education Advisor

ckonnerth@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x13948

 

Korea Japan ASEAN region

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Junhyun (Jay) Park

Market Leader

jpark@fanshawec.ca

+82-10-4182-4239

Korea and Canada

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  Jukyoung (Jake) Yoon

International Education Advisor

jkyoon@fanshawec.ca

519-452-4430 x15342

Philippines

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Inna Francheska Raña – Dizon

International Education Advisor

philippines@fanshawec.ca

+63-918-959-9441

Vietnam

Hanh recruiter

Hanh Vu

International Education Advisor

asean@fanshawec.ca

+84-938-792-978

Africa, Middle East Gulf States, Turkey

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Ayşem Onar El-Hennawy

Market Leader

aonar@fanshawec.ca

+90-531-308-8177

Europe

Galyna Arnautova

Galyna Arnautova

International Education Advisor 

garnautova@fanshawec.ca

+7-929-986-3093

 

Fanshawe International staff are available to both future and current students. For general questions, we can be reached Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), by phone 519-452-4150, by email international@fanshawec.ca or by live chat. For appointments, see below: