Management Team

Picture of Phani Adapa

Phani Adapa Assistant Director

Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of Chris DeBeer

Chris DeBeer Science Manager, Global Water Futures

Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of  Stacey  Dumanski

Stacey Dumanski Outreach Coordinator

Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan


Picture of Jay  Famiglietti

Jay Famiglietti GIWS Executive Director, Professor, Canada 150 Research Chair in Hydrology and Remote Sensing

Global Institute for Water Security
School of Environment and Sustainability
Department of Geography and Planning


Picture of Michelle Martel-Andre

Michelle Martel-Andre Executive Assistant, Director of Human Resources and Facilities


Picture of Jeffrey McDonnell

Jeffrey McDonnell Professor and Associate Director

Global Institute for Water Security, School of Environment and Sustainability


Picture of  Veva McDonnell

Veva McDonnell Business Development Officer

Global Institute for Water Security - Mine Overlay Site Testing Facility


Picture of Kelly  McShane

Kelly McShane Director of Finance


Picture of Stephanie Merrill

Stephanie Merrill Knowledge Mobilization Specialist

Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of Laleh Moradi

Laleh Moradi Research Analyst

Global Institute for Water Security


Stephen O'Hearn IT Coordinator and Data Management Team Lead


Picture of Sherry  Olauson

Sherry Olauson Clerical Assistant

Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of Amber Peterson

Amber Peterson Data Manager

University of Saskatchewan


Jolana Piercy Research Administrative Assistant

Global Water Futures


Picture of John Pomeroy

John Pomeroy FRSC Professor

Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Geography & Planning,
Canada Research Chair in Water Resources and Climate Change,
Director, Global Water Futures Programme,
Director, USask Centre for Hydrology,
Director, USask Coldwater Laboratory, Canmore, Alberta,
Associate Director, Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of Palash Sanyal

Palash Sanyal Strategic Partnership Specialist

Global Institute for Water Security