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General Inquiries and Program Information

College of the Rockies Cranbrook Campus

2700 College Way, Box 8500, Cranbrook, BC, V1C 5L7

Phone: 250-489-2751
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687

Email: info@cotr.bc.ca

Executive Leadership Team Members

President & CEO – Paul Vogt

Contact: Susan Woods, Executive Assistant

2700 College Way, Box 8500, Cranbrook, BC, V1C 5L7

Phone: 250-489-8203
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687
Fax: 250-489-8253

Email: woods@cotr.bc.ca

Vice President, Academic and Applied Research – Robin Hicks

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3245
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3245

Email: rhicks@cotr.bc.ca

Vice President, External Relations – Deborah Carty

Contact: Brenda Gillespie, Executive Assistant

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3281
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3281

Email: bgillespie@cotr.bc.ca

Vice President, Finance and Corporate Services – Dianne Teslak

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3204
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3204

Email: teslak@cotr.bc.ca

Executive Director, Human Resources – Ariane Tennant

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3207
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3207

Email: atennant@cotr.bc.ca

Executive Director, Indigenous Strategy and Reconciliation – Dana Wesley

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3472
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3472

Email: dwesley@cotr.bc.a

Deans and Department Heads

Dean Business and University Arts & Science- Stephanie Wells

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3321
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3321

Email: swells2@cotr.bc.ca

Department Head – Erin Aasland Hall

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3355
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3355

Email: aaslandhall@cotr.bc.ca

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Business Management
  • Adventure, Hospitality , Recreation, and Tourism Management
  • University Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • University Math & Sciences

Dean of Health & Human Services – Heather Hepworth

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3466
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3466

Email: hepworth@cotr.bc.ca

Department Head – Sandi Hill

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3327
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3327

Email: shill@cotr.bc.ca

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Child, Youth and Family Studies
  • Health Programs
  • Kinesiology
  • University of Victoria Teacher Education Program

Dean, Innovation in Teaching and Learning – Dr. Shaun Longstreet

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3685
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3685

Email: slongstreet@cotr.bc.ca

Dean of Trades & Technology – Jack Moes

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3224
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3224

Email: jmoes@cotr.bc.ca

Department Head – Joy Brown

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3330
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3330

Email: jbrown3@cotr.bc.ca

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Office Administration
  • Trades Programs
  • Fire Services Certificate
  • Adult Upgrading


Chief Information Officer – Nathan Skretting

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3298
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3298

Email: nskretting@cotr.bc.ca

Director, Continuing Education, Contract Training & Regional Campus Operations – Leah Bradish

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3286
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3286

Email: lbradish@cotr.bc.ca

Director of Facilities – Allan Knibbs

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3227
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3227

Email: aknibbs@cotr.bc.ca

Director, International Education and Development – Larissa Strong

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3578
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3578

Email: lstrong@cotr.bc.ca

Director of Student Affairs – Doris Silva

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3247
Toll-free: 1-877-489-2687 x3247

Email: silva@cotr.bc.ca