OSPE is committed to strengthening and growing the engineering community by creating a space where members can receive support from engineering professionals. The OSPE Mentorship Program features talented and experienced mentors who are excited to provide you with guidance on a variety of topics related to the engineering experience. To book a mentoring session with our mentors, please login to your OSPE account to access their calendar.
Michael Liu, P.Eng.
Michael Liu is a professional engineer working in the water industry. His focus is on the design and construction of infrastructure projects for municipalities in Ontario. His role as a Regional Discipline Lead for Electrical and I&C allows him to help his clients plan, design, maintain and protect their plants, facilities and personnel.
As a lifelong learner, he has been involved in mentorship activities since university. He knows the value of having proper guidance for professionals on their journeys in becoming the best versions of themselves. He strives to be the help and support that he wishes he had.
Specializations: Leadership Skills | Career Development | Office Dynamics
Tiffany Joseph is a young professional working in the Distribution Logistics Industry. After graduating from York University with a Degree in Space Engineering, she realized her passion for project management, leadership, equity and inclusion initiatives. Tiffany works as a Project Engineer, and volunteers her time in these areas. Tiffany is excited to help students and young professionals realize their leadership goals and succeed in engineering.
Specializations: Leadership Skills | Equity and Inclusion | Project Management
Hassan Ali, P.Eng.
Dr. Ali is a geotechnical engineer with more than 11 years of industry and academic experience in Canada, the United States and overseas. He has completed his Ph.D. in Geotechical Engineering, Masters in Earthquake Engineering, and Bachelors in Civil Engineering (Hons.) He is an award-winning speaker, has completed courses in public speaking, and has presented his work at various conferences in the past 10 years.
Specializations: PEO License Support | Career Support | Networking Skills
Ashraf Hanna, P.Eng.
Ashraf Hanna is a seasoned civil engineer with extensive experience in capital project delivery, water and wastewater engineering, and development engineering—both in the private and public sectors. He started his career in engineering consulting where he progressed from Design Engineer to Senior Project Engineer with overall responsibility for project delivery, quality and budget control as well as client liaison. Subsequently, he transitioned to the municipal engineering field where he acquired considerable experience in the areas of capital program delivery and management of major infrastructure projects, water and wastewater infrastructure planning as well as development engineering.
Specializations: Career Support in Development Engineering & Public Sector | Internationally Trained Engineers | Work Disputes and Corporate Politics
Karen Chan, P.Eng.
Karen Chan, P.Eng. is a senior agile consultant and leader with experience in sales engineering, automotive design and manufacturing, digital media, technology consulting, financial services and fintech. She graduated from mechanical engineering and has also completed a BA (English) and MBA (Executive). Karen volunteers extensively in engineering and her roles include Past-President OSPE, PEO Lake Ontario Chapter Past Chair, SWE Global Ambassador, Women for STEM Advisory Council at Ontario Tech U, and Advisory Council Western Engineering.
Specializations: PEO License Support | Career Support and Transition | Networking Skills | Interviewing Skills | Leadership Skills
Emily Sabo, P.Eng.
Emily is a Civil Engineer, specializing in transportation planning and engineering. She has worked in BC, Ontario, and Alberta in consulting and at all levels of government. In addition, she worked at PEO, in the EIT Programs department, providing recent graduates and newcomers to Canada guidance on how to meet the requirements for licensure in Ontario. Emily is an avid traveller, and in 2014 took a year off to travel the world. She’s navigated job changes, relocations and returning to work after parental leave. Emily loves to meet new people and, as a mentor, help them attain their professional goals.
Specializations: PEO License Support | Career Support