Meet the Liaison Team


Read more about our team here and follow our travels on the Go Brescia 2015 Facebook group and Instagram!




Chantelle Lassaline, Admissions & Liaison Officer ChantelleL

Hometown: Oil Springs, ON
Program Studied: BA History and Bioarchaeological Anthropology; B.Ed.
Fun Fact: I’ve been on service learning trips to both the Dominican Republic and New Orleans, and am eagerly awaiting to plan my next excursion.



Cait Bionda, AdmissionsCait & Liaison Officer

Hometown: Port Sydney, ON
Program Studied: BA Crossdisciplinary
Why I chose Brescia: I wanted a small campus experience without losing any of the ‘extras’ a big campus has to offer.
Fun fact: I was Brescia’s Students’ Council President in my fourth year.



Samantha Hayes, Liaison Officer


Hometown: London, ON
Program Studied: BA English and Music; B.Ed.
Fun fact: I’m an avid wake boarder





Christine Van Leeuwen, Media & Liaison Officer

Hometown: Tillsonburg, ON
Program Studied: BA Psychology; MTeach
Why I chose Brescia: I transferred to Brescia in my second year because of how welcoming and helpful the academic advising team was. A university’s staff are not often taken into account when choosing a university, but Brescia has some of the most caring staff with a very student-centred attitude who are invaluable to your university transition experience.
Fun fact: I completed my Masters in Teaching in Australia


Elsa Li, Liaison OfficerElsa

Hometown: Hong Kong
Program Studied: Bachelor of International Studies (New Zealand); Diploma of Christian Counselling (Hong Kong)
Fun Fact: One of my hobbies is to travel. I have been to over 20 different countries so far, and I love chatting or making friends with people from different cultures and different backgrounds.


Rhea Johnson, Associate Registrar, Recruitment & Admissions

Hometown: London, ON
Program Studied: BA Media, Information, and Technoculture; MA Media Studies
Regions I will be visiting: London, GTA
Fun Fact: I have traveled the world to meet with prospective students! I have visited almost every city in Ontario (aside from Thunder Bay!); Montebello, Quebec; Burlington, Vermont; Calgary and Canmore, Alberta; Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE; Barbados, Bermuda, Antigua, and Grenada.