Our Team 

Hayley Lapalme

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Mentor & Program Designer

Hayley is a systems thinker and facilitator who convenes collaborations on systems-level food issues. She brings her familiarity with supply chains, working on sustainability in the institutional environment, and leading consultation processes to her role as a mentor.

Wendy Smith

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Wendy is a veteran local food purchasing champion. Wendy’s 22 years in institutional food services have given her intimate knowledge of the technical and legal dimensions of local food procurement. Her personal and workplace commitment to sustainability lend themselves generously to her role as a mentor.

Nicholas Cloet

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Program Support

Nicholas is a Project and Research Manager with My Sustainable Canada. He brings research and writing skills, as well as his technical abilities (he created this website) to the 3P Mentorship Program.

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