Kalia is a native of the Island Country of Taiwan. She brings to Canada a wealth of cultural history and an amazing business and personal perspective that is well beyond her years.
Kalia is a recent honors graduate of the Hospitality Program at Brighton College. She is currently studying at LaSalle College in Vancouver in the Photography Graduate Program.
Kalia's passion is coaching and connecting student and business colleagues to their brightest futures. Kalia leads the Mastermind Program at Sarkoach Canada where she provides coaching and wisdom to the international student market.
Kalia's role with the organization also involves working with the many international agencies that support the students she coaches. Kalia has presented at the college and is often found comfortably seated with a table of peers facilitating a lively discussion.
Gord Sarkissian has 25 years of hands on leadership experience in Private Clubs, Senior Communities and College Level Learning Institutions. This work has moved Gord to discover a passion for coaching, mentoring and developing leadership teams that foster cultural engagement.
Gord is a proud graduate of the Executive Coaching Undergraduate Program at Royal Roads University (2010) and an active, accredited member of the International Coaches Federation. He is a Professional Consultant, Hospitality Educator and a Certified Executive Coach.
Gord is comfortable working with the CEO, The Director of Operations or any of the aspiring Leaders found at every level an organization.
Gord is based on the South Coast of British Columbia where he has made his home in Tsawwassen for the past 10 years. Your calls and inquiries are welcome and encouraged.
Working as the Leader at two of Western Canada's most sought after Private Golf and Country Clubs.
Working as a Senior Leader with 3 of Canada's Top Senior Residence providers. The fastest growing business of the Twenty First Century!
Multiple years of working with volunteer boards creating a culture where Trust and Collaboration are the Foundations. Employing a "Coach Approach to Governance" delivering a culture of belonging and dedication.