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Meet the Team

We are a small team dedicated to ensuring all Alberta workers' rights are respected. We are experts at what we do - Helping workers. 

CHRISTOPHER FARNESS

Executive Director
Chris began working with the WRC in October 2013. Chris accepted the role of Executive Director in August, 2017. Before that, he had worked with the WRC as a Caseworker as well as Intake Coordinator. Chris has a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Victoria. After working for a number of social justice causes, Chris completed graduate school with an M.A. in Economics, Politics and Sociology from the University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne followed by an LL.B. from the University of London. 

JASVIR SANDHU

Caseworker
Jasvir joined WRC in 2008.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and a minor in Sociology from the University College of the Fraser Valley.

CANDACE MARTENS

Public Legal Educator
Candace has been with the Workers’ Resource Centre since January 2010. Candace has a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Calgary, and she completed a practicum with the WRC prior to being offered the Public Legal Educator position. 

CAROLYN KRAHN 

Caseworker
Carolyn started in 2017 as the Intake Coordinator before transitioning into casework. She holds an MA in English literature, and her previous work focused on: disability casework management, government-led funding for clients, and individual client needs assessment.

TAYLOR MCMULLEN

Caseworker
Taylor McMullen joined the WRC on a full-time basis as Intake Coordinator in August, 2018. Taylor holds a Master of Arts in International Relations, and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Taylor has worked in the Labour movement, and was instrumental in assisting with the passing of Bill 23 while working at the Calgary and District Labour Council.

MEGAN NICCOLLS

Intake Coordinator
Coming soon.
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