Kendra Usunier BMR(PT), MClSc CERS Program Director (1.0 FTE)
Kendra Usunier obtained her BMR(PT) in 2008 from the University of Manitoba. In 2015 she completed an MClSc (Manipulative Physiotherapy) from Western University and additionally obtained her FCAMPT credentials. Her clinical experience has been primarily in private practice, with a special interest in orthopedics and women’s health. Kendra has a passion for ongoing education within her own professional practice and in recent years has enjoyed being part of the MSK curriculum within the MPT program. She is excited to take on the role of Director of Continuing Education in Rehabilitation Science
Joy Richards Program Assistant (.8 FTE)
Joy Richards is an administrative professional who joined the CERS team to provide support and organization for the unit. Joy gained her experience by designing and implementing large-scale office procedures for companies both in the Yukon and British Columbia. She has partially completed a BSW with an interest in rural women's mental health, and believes an interdisciplinary approach is vital to supporting community well-being. Joy has an enthusiasm for the outdoors and the positive effect nature has on health.
Keely Shaw BSc CERS Casual Staff
Keely Shaw joins the CERS team and provides much needed assistance during courses with site setup and onsite registration. Keely completed her BSc. in Kinesiology from the University of Saskatchewan in 2016 and is currently completing her MSc. within the College of Kinesiology, focussing on Exercise Physiology and Sports Nutrition. When she isn't going to school or helping out different programs, Keely races her bike with the Canadian National Para Cycling Team.