Colin is the newest member of our educational team, joining Make A Change Canada as an instructor in 2017. Prior to this, Colin worked with us as a programmer and peer tutor. Colin resides in Surrey, British Columbia, and has worked in the tech sector for over 25 years. His educational credentials include several certificates and diplomas spanning the following areas: computer programming, information technology and management, and web design and optimization. Colin also owns Keane Computing Solutions, a tech firm specializing in web development and web programming and is known for building “massive” websites. Students appreciate the wealth of knowledge and practical experience Colin brings to his role and his focus on the success of students needing assistance and support. Colin exemplifies our guiding principles through the dedicated service he provides to students in our programs. When he isn’t deep into problem solving or teaching students new skills, Colin enjoys travelling and especially going on cruises. With his great sense of humour, don’t be surprised if you hear Colin crack a joke or two.
Steve is a seasoned IT professional with over 40 years of experience in the tech sector. He has worked in a wide variety of industries from meteorological to manufacturing to web development. Steve has over 20 years’ experience as a facilitator, curriculum developer, and instructor for several accredited post-secondary colleges. In his spare time Steve enjoys spending time relaxing with his family and their two dogs, Mable, a Portuguese Water Dog, and Claudette, a rescue Shih Tzu. He also enjoys cooking and exploring new “tech” trends as they become available. Steve is originally from Ontario and now resides in “Friendly Manitoba.”