Who We Are

Core Team

Our core team is comprised primarily of seasonal staff members, plus some part-time staff and volunteers.

Sue Arndt, Project Director

Jenna Hossack, Fruit Picking Coordinator

Jessica McRandall, Administrative Assistant

Susheela Ramachandran, Pilot Program Coordinator

Chantal Stepa, Events Coordinator

Tatiana Stewart, Logistics and Equipment Assistant

Becky Thomas, Program Manager

Heidi Tsao, Social Media Volunteer

Not Far From The Tree was founded by Laura Reinsborough.


Steering Committee

Jordy Gold

Danielle Goldfinger, Chair

Lois Lindsay

Chris Rotolo

Walter Sisti

Not Far From The Tree is a project of Tides Canada Initiatives Society, a registered Canadian charitable organization.