Our Place,
                    Family Resource and Early Years Centre

Our Place
Family Resource and Early Years Centre

A place for parents, caregivers and children
from pre-birth - 6 years to learn, grow and have fun!

Ontario Early

                Resource and Early Years Centre


Emily Robson
, President

Coordinator, Arts & Culture at City of Kitchener. MAES Local Economic Development.  Participant at Our Place.


Melissa Davis-Capka
, Director               

MBA, Procurement & Supply Chain Professional. Expertize in Strategic Planning, Project management, Effective stakeholder Management.  Participant at Our Place.

Susan Roy
, Vice-President/Secretary   

Masters of Business Administration ,  Marketing specialization, technology and energy sectors account management experience, Business Development Specialist, Communitech.  Participant at Our Place.


Lindsay Mund,

PwC | Senior Manager, Assurance, Private Company Services, Business Adviser with expertise in Audits, Accounting, Financial Management, Financial Planning, Strategic Planning, Risk Management.

Krista Fiolleau
, Director   

PhD. Assistant Professor at University of Waterloo, School of Accounting and Finance.



Melynda Pomeroy
, Director   

Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Liberal Studies with a concentration in Elementary Education. Special Education Teacher. Participant at Our Place.

Genevieve Tamas
, Director   

Bachelor of Education, Teacher. Participant at Our Place


Alicia  Carter
, Director   

Human Resources Specialist, CHRL. Participant at Our Place.

Tamara Zur
, Director

Advisor for the Provincial Interministerial Council, Government of Ontario . Experience leading partnerships, policy development, organizational transformation and research programs in the public and not-for-profit sectors. MA in Transnational Communications and Global Media.


Navin Chand
, Director   

Marketing Artist and Founder of New Moon Ideas Inc. Specialties: brand strategy, events architecture, experiential marketing, consumer technology marketing/training, retail and sales training, presentation/facilitation. Participant at Our Place


Theresa Mendler
, Director   

Experience in various levels of government including with Kitchener's Mayor, 3 Provincial Cabinet Ministers and as a Project Manager for Stakeholder Relations on Ottawa's $2.1 Billion Light Rail Transit project. Currently a Senior Policy Analyst at the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food and Rural Affairs. Participant at Our Place




How You Can Help
  Fund Raising
  Parent Committee


How to Find Us



   Family Outreach Worker
   Lending Library

Who We Are
   Mission, Vision, Values
   Annual Report and Strategic Priorities
   Board of Directors


Website by
Cyber Design Concepts

What We Do
  Early Learning Programs
  Family Support Programs
  Community Programs
  Community Support on Site
  Lending Library

What You Need To Know
  How to Participate