Our Team

Our Team

Andrew Heffren

  Andrew Heffren is a 2013 Western Ontario Alum and currently serves as HOBY Canada’s President 2019-2021.  Andrew has had the privilege of helping organize HOBY events across Ontario and even had the chance to attend the Vancouver CLeW in READ MORE

Tracy Huxley

For over a decade Tracy has been a goldsmith with the family business and is taking the business into it’s second generation.  She works both at the bench designing and repairing jewellery as well as overseeing the daily operations of READ MORE

Laura Daniel

    Laura is a 2010 HOBY alum and has completed her degree in civil engineering from the University of Windsor.  She is an active volunteer within her school community and works hard to promote engineering and all stem programs READ MORE

Tracy Trudell

  Tracy Trudell, is a Davis Facilitator and is passionate about helping people with her highly effective, medication free solution, to Dyslexia and related diagnoses like ADD/ADHD, reading and math problems. Her company Dyslexia and Learning Solutions Ontario provides the READ MORE

Rod Vafaei

Rod Throughout his eight years as a lifeguard and swimming instructor for his local recreation center,  Rod’s dedication to serving the needs of his community has grown and flourished into many different projects and volunteer roles. Whether he is helping READ MORE

Sam Barrett

  Sam has been involved with HOBY since attending 3 Day in 2010,  and since then she’s had the pleasure of being involved in lots of different ways! When she’s not doing HOBY stuff,  she is an artist,  works as READ MORE

Karla Kerrigan

Karla is a 2007 alumni of the HOBY Western Ontario program and attended the World Leadership Congress that same year where she was fortunate enough to meet Hugh O’Brian! Since then she has been involved with the alumni association, and READ MORE

Wylie Stevens

bob Wylie has been a longtime volunteer with the East Williams Optimist Club. In 1999 he had the opportunity to represent his high school at the Western Ontario HOBY Seminar. In 2007 his #HOBYstory continued as  a SGL (Senior Group READ MORE

Sam Phibbs

Sam is currently a student at St. Clair College in his second year of the Marketing program. In the future, he would like to complete his degree and his masters degree. He would like to working the travel and tourism READ MORE

David Zhang

  David is a 2010 HOBY alum and a 2016 HBA graduate from the Ivey Business School at Western University.   David’s interests span the private, public, and non-profit sectors.  He spent two summers working as a private equity analyst in READ MORE