E1: ASIMA VEZINA & ADVENTURING WITH THE ALGOMA U. PRESIDENT
Teddy and Woody find adventurers in all walks of life. Asima Vezina grew up in a small town, Bruce Mines, Ontario, and has gone on to do big things in her life. Busy as she is, Asima makes time to adventure.
“Darn I wish there was more time in life to do all the things we want to do! Rock climbing 101 here I come. You are jamming my weekend schedule Shaun Parent but loving the new sport! – lol. Just for a laugh….I actually got stuck up there…couldn’t figure out how to release the latch to lower down. He almost had to do a rock rescue lol. Humbling sport….”
Asima joined the Algoma University leadership team as President and Vice-Chancellor on October 23, 2017, bringing with her more than 20 years of leadership experience in education. Asima grew up in the Algoma region of Northern Ontario and continues to live there today. She studied her undergraduate at Lakehead University, her Masters in Educational Leadership at Nipissing University and is currently completing a PHD in Leadership through the Department of Leadership, Higher and Adult Education at OISE, University of Toronto.