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Our Staff

Our Staff

The RhPAP team consists of the following staff and contractors:

  • Tracy Sopkow Office of the Chief Executive Officer

    Tracy Sopkow

    Chief Executive Officer
  • Amy Deagle Health Professions

    Amy Deagle

  • Jonathan Koch Communications and Marketing

    Jonathan Koch

  • Shanda Berns Rural Community Development and Engagement

    Shanda Berns

    Senior Manager
  • Lyndsay Cowan Strategy and Stakeholders

    Lyndsay Cowan

    Senior Manager
  • Phalene Featherstone Accounting

    Phalene Featherstone

  • Heidi Desmit Accounting

    Heidi Desmit

    Finance Administrator
  • Emeka Ekwosimba RESIDE Program

    Emeka Ekwosimba

    Program Director
  • Eric Nashman Program Supports

    Eric Nashman

    Project Manager, Student/Resident Housing
  • Shawna Banman Program Supports

    Shawna Banman

    Rural Housing Coordinator – South
  • Tana Findlay Strategy and Stakeholders

    Tana Findlay

  • Bobby Jones Communications and Marketing

    Bobby Jones

    Communications Specialist
  • Tyler Harke Communications and Marketing

    Tyler Harke

    Communications Associate
  • Holly Handfield Rural Community Development and Engagement

    Holly Handfield

  • Alicia Fox Rural Community Development and Engagement

    Alicia Fox

    Rural Community Consultant, Central South Zone
  • Jill Tilley Rural Community Development and Engagement

    Jill Tilley

    Rural Community Consultant, North West Zone
  • Anita Fagnan Rural Community Development and Engagement

    Anita Fagnan

    Rural Community Consultant, North East Zone
  • Anya Langkow Rural Community Development and Engagement

    Anya Langkow

    Rural Community Consultant, East Central Zone
  • Lynsey Robinson Rural Community Development And Engagement

    Lynsey Robinson

    Rural Community Consultant, South Zone
  • Collette Featherstone Office of the Executive Director

    Collette Featherstone

    Assistant to Executive Director
  • Anne-Marie Piccinin Office of the Executive Director

    Anne-Marie Piccinin

    Administrative Assistant

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A non-profit organization established in 1991 by the Government of Alberta as the Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan, a renewed Rural Health Professions Action Plan, or RhPAP, is a trusted resource and collaborative partner for rural Alberta communities trying to achieve greater access to health care.

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