Who We Are

THE TEAM

Our team is comprised of a full-time General Director and a full-time Community and youth engagement officer, as well as 4 students who operate as Host, as Communication Officer, as Training Coordinator and one Social Innovation Intern. Together, we channel our energies into ensuring this space is both functional and engaging for members developing their projects. 

Alice Trudelle
Directrice générale

direction@innovationsocialeusp.ca
calendly.com/trudelle_alice

 

Élisabeth Bruins
Community and youth development manager

ebruins@innovationsocialeusp.ca
calendly.com/elisabethbruins

 

 

Maja Messam
Head of Operations

maja.messam@innovationsocialeusp.ca

 

Carlos Mondragón
Communications officer

cmore076@uottawa.ca

 

 

Amaranta Quintana
Training coordinator

aquintana@innovationsocialeusp.ca

 

Dominique Staples
Social Innovation Intern

dstap069@uottawa.ca

 

 

THE BOARD
Our Board is comprised of 7 administrators.

Julie Châteauvert
Board President

 

Ethel
Côté
Vice-President

Christopher Gunter
Treasurer

Simon Tremblay-Pepin
Secretary

Philippa Wiens  
Board member

 

Dominique Staples  
Board member

 

Vacancy
(Professor) 

Board member

 

THE FOUNDERS

Philippe Dufort

 

Simon 
Trembley-Pepin

Anahi
Morales-Hudon

 

Jonathan
Durand Folco
 

 

 

OUR MISSION, VISION, & VALUES

The Atelier is a nonprofit organization which welcomes organizations, community groups, and individuals that have innovative projects and careers. Partnered with Saint Paul University and the Élisabeth-Bruyère School of Social Innovation, we offer a connection that bridges between academics and community life, generating a dynamic space that will encourage the exchange of innovative ideas and new practices.

MISSION

The Atelier is an inclusive space for collaboration, training, knowledge sharing and support for social innovations.  

VISION

Be a catalyst of innovation and social transformation

VALUES

Engagement

Solidarity

Social Justice

 

OBJECTIVES

  • Host, accompany, and support socially innovative projects which respond to the needs of the community.
  • Promote initiatives that address inequalities and poverty in an efficient and sustainable manner, while supporting programs focusing on French communities, newcomers and First Nations.
  • Bring together innovative initiatives and research projects, while facilitating the exchange and dissemination of practices and knowledge.

 

OUR PARTNERS

ADDRESS: 
95 CLEGG ST, OTTAWA, ON, K1S 1C4

MAILING ADDRESS: 
223 MAIN STREET. OTTAWA, PO BOX 83, K1S 1C4

613-782-3006 (Voicemail)
Atelier@InnovationSocialeUSP.CA