Staff

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Sally Lee, Executive Director
sl[at]carfacontario[dot]ca


As an active member of Toronto’s arts community, Sally brings to CARFAC Ontario over 25 years of experience as an arts administrator. She has held management and leadership positions at a broad range of not-for-profit organizations, including the Toronto International Film Festival, Soulpepper Theatre Company, Artists for Peace and Justice Canada, Samara Canada, and the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival, where she was Executive Director. She has also worked at artist-run centres such as the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto, and served on the Board of Directors at the Images Festival. She currently sits on the Advocacy Committee of the Toronto Arts Council, the Board of Wavelength Music, and the Advisory Board of Reel Asian. Sally has a BA from the University of Toronto, where she majored in Philosophy and Literary Studies. 


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Victoria Glizer, Operations Manager
carfacontario[at]carfacontario[dot]ca


Victoria Glizer graduated from the University of Toronto where she completed her BA in Arts Management. She was born in Russia and came to Canada in 2007. She is currently working as the Membership Manager at CARFAC Ontario and has been with the organization in different capacities for the last 5 years. Victoria is a practicing visual artist, exploring line, texture and storytelling with painting, drawing and mixed media. Victoria is also a part-time Program Assistant with Cultural Pluralism in the Arts Movement Ontario (CPAMO). CPAMO seeks to open opportunities for Aboriginal and ethno-racial professionals and organizations to build capacity through access and working relationships with cultural institutions across Ontario. Victoria is considering pursuing further academic credentials or becoming a Paralegal.


Elissa Pendergast, Membership & Communications Coordinator
ep[at]carfacontario[dot]ca

Elissa Pendergast is a self-taught textile artist, occasional performer and lover of the arts.  With over 6 years’ working and over 15 years’ volunteering in various non-profits, she brings great enthusiasm and varying skill sets to CARFAC Ontario.  Her past includes helping out with Nuit Blanche Toronto, The MakeHouse in Victoria, BC, and The Forest City Gallery and the London Fringe Festival in London, ON.



  Mina Markovic, Publications Assistant 

  mm[at]carfacontario[dot]ca

  Mina Markovic graduated from Ryerson University's School of Image Arts where she completed her   BFA in Photography. She is a practicing fine arts and freelance photographer who is interested in       exploring how identity is shaped by location, history, heritage and the present as well as working     with archival images. She is planning on completing her Masters in photographic preservation and     collections management.  



 Jennifer Fogg, Archive and Administrative Assistant 

  jf[at]carfacontario[dot]ca

 Jennifer Fogg is a Brock University graduate with an MA in English with a Specialization in            Text/Community/Discourse; her research focused on dialogues of narcissism in queer adaptations    of fairy tales. She is currently completing an MI at the University of Toronto in two concentrations,    ARM (Archives and Records Management) and LIS (Library and Information Science), in pursuit of    becoming an academic or special collections librarian. Her experience in the culture sector is primarily  related to her musical background; however, making no claims of expertise or talent in the visual  arts, she enjoys dabbling with watercolours, tattoo design, and book binding in her spare time. 



 Glendy Yip, Publications Assistant

 gy[at]carfacontario[dot]ca

Glendy has always had a passion for the visual arts and business management. She is currently studying Arts Management at the University of Toronto with a double minor in Art History & Visual Culture and Media Studies. Her life-long learning goal is to develop professionally in the arts and cultural sector, with particular interests in marketing communications, events and project management, arts education and outreach.


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