YES’s strength comes from the strong community of staff and volunteers whose compassion, resolve and expertise fuel the organization.

Their collective expertise is leveraged to provide innovative, holistic services that support Quebecers in finding sustainable careers within the province. YES is supported by its volunteer Board of Directors and Advisory Committee, who together provide leadership, direction and oversight to the organization.

YES Leadership

Executive Director, Aki Tchitacov

Board of Directors

Past President, Doris Juergens
President, Samantha Bateman
Vice President, Elisabeth Laett
Secretary, Larry Markowitz
Treasurer, Josef Azam
Pino Di Ioia
Nathon Kong

Nogol Madani

Hilary Radley

Bonnie Robinson

Geoff Wagner

Advisory Council

Lionel J. Blanshay
Rob Braide
Bill Brownstein
Charles B. Crawford
Scott Conrod
Peter R. Johnson
Guy Laframboise
Timothy Leyne
Peter McAuslan
Andy Nulman
Robert Walsh