Executive Team

Get to know the members of PATA CapU!

Alanna Marrington 

Chairperson/Podcast Host 

Alanna is the Chairperson of our chapter and one of the hosts for our podcast “What In The World In Travel.” As Chairperson she oversees and acts as a liaison for the chapter’s subcommittees and facilitates communication between members, faulty, and PATA HQ. Chairperson also ensures that our chapter is maintaining standards outlined by PATA HQ.

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alanna-marrington/  

Yasemin Dogar

Secretary and Podcast Host  

Yasemin is both the Secretary and a Podcast Host for our podcast “What In The World In Travel.”   As secretary, she is responsible for recording minutes for our student chapter meetings as well as making sure they are effectively updated and uploaded for members. As a Podcast Host for our podcast, Yasemin’s role is to reach out to potential guests, arrange meetings and recording times, and to have the knowledge on each guest to make sure each recording runs smoothly.  

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yasemin-dogar-689031193/

Kenna Koronko 

Podcast Producer 

Kenna is the Producer of our podcast “What In The World In Travel.” Kenna joined our team in the Fall of 2020. She is in the Bachelor of Tourism Management program at Capilano and she currently plans to graduate with a focus in Adventure Tourism. As our producer, Kenna is in charge of coordinating guests, organizing recording dates, and also hosting episodes.  

Linked In: http://linkedin.com/in/kennakoronko

Cee Trinh

Head of IT

Cee is responsible for technical and technology issues as well as recording and editing our podcasts.

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/thu-trang-trinh-108653/

Jennifer Wong

IT Coordinator & Podcast Editor

Jennifer is the IT Coordinator and Podcast Editor for our podcast “What In The World In Travel”. As an IT Coordinator, she manages all things technology! During the editing process she ensures good sound quality between the hosts and guests, edits the audio files, and manages our podcast platforms such as Spotify, Google Podcasts, and Apple Podcasts.

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jenniferwong-/

Julia Moioli 

Marketing Director 

Julia’s role is to manage and create content for our social media channels and website, with a focus on sustainable tourism and the UN SDGs. She communicates with stakeholders to facilitate marketing initiatives and chapter events. Formerly the Communications Manager for our student chapter, she joined the team in the Fall of 2019 and loves being part of such a passionate community!  

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/juliamoioli/

Marian Chung

Vice-Chair & Marketing Coordinator  

Marian’s role is to support the executive team with planning and organizing the chapter’s activities and initiatives. In her marketing role, she helps create content for PATA’s social media channels, with a focus on sustainable tourism and the UN SDGs.

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marianchung/

Bethany Lum

Director of Communications 

Bethany is responsible for facilitating the outreach of communication both internally and externally between stakeholders, faculty members and students. She aids with the overseeing of communication between podcast hosts and the student chapter executive members to plan events such as World Tourism Day. She is also in charge of writing all press releases for the School of Tourism Management’s events, conferences, and “What in The World in Travel” podcast episodes. 

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bethanylum/

Joey Lai

Podcast Research Assistant 

Joey is the Podcast Research Assistant of our podcast “What In The World In Travel.” She joined the team in the Spring of 2021. Joey is in the Bachelor of Tourism Management program and planning to graduate with the Hotel and Resort concentration. As the research assistant of the podcast, she is responsible for conducting research on upcoming guest speakers while assisting the needs of the podcast team.

Linked In:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/joey-lai-