"With over 1,900 alumni, you're joining a community that is rich in knowledge and experience and whose personal and professional achievements are unique and diverse."

- Kathryn (Rutherford) Foster '03
HTS Alumni Association Past President

Alumni Supporting Alumni and the Community during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Check out @wetheorigin, founded by Abbas Alidina ’00 which works to solve coffee’s biggest problems with technology and innovation. Disrupting coffee supply chains. One farmer at a time.

Edward Moon ’14
and his coworkers have started a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Drive for items needed to care for COVID-19 patients. Visit theppedrive.com.

Courtney Ferguson ’02 and her fiancé, Rafael Tricta, have started an initiative to support Toronto businesses. On their website, neighbourism.ca, you can browse local businesses, learn more about them, and support them by purchasing gift cards. Courtney and Rafael hope to help these businesses during these challenging times while introducing individuals to new local spots along the way.

Erica Chau ’12 and Zachary Barnes ’11 have put together an initiative that supports the Fort York Food Bank by hosting an online cooking class on Saturday, June 6, from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. Spaces are limited, the class is $10 each, all proceeds go towards supporting the Fort York Food Bank. Purchase your tickets here.

Join Chef Zachary Barnes who has worked in Gordon Ramsey's restaurant in London, UK, and is currently working at Laissez Faire on King Street in Toronto.

In this cooking class, you will learn how to prepare salmon three ways: salmon cakes with remoulade, seared salmon with pea puree and warm potatoes salad, and beet cured salmon.

HTSAA Mentorship Program

Program Overview

An ongoing program, the Mentorship Program serves as a tool to engage, connect and network primarily for professional development opportunities for all HTS alumni. You can still register, click the links below!

HTSAA (Alumni Association) Executive


James Greenhalgh '03 HTSAA Executive Member
Ika Janiszewski '15 HTSAA Executive Member
Tara Rivas '10 HTSAA Executive Member
Meagan Suckling '08 HTSAA Executive Member

Contact Us

Anthony Tomizza
Alumni and Community Relations Officer
atomizza@hts.on.ca
905-737-1114 ext. 260

Maria Locacciato
Executive Director of Community Relations and Development
mlocacciato@hts.on.ca
905-737-1114 ext. 271

Alumni Profiles