Hello! My name is Paige and I am one of this year’s Co-Presidents for Beyond Me. Despite things looking a little different this semester, I am looking forward to making this a fantastic experience for all of our mentors and mentees. And now, a little bit about me. I am a fourth-year physiology student at McGill, I grew up in Okotoks, Alberta, and my favorite activities are skiing, watching movies, and playing with my puppy!
Hi everyone! My name is Jaimi Plater and I am one of your Co-Presidents. I am a U3 Honours Political Science major with a double minor in Philosophy and Canadian Studies. I’m from Thunder Bay, Ontario and am very interested in Canadian politics and exploring the outdoors. I first started out as a mentor in 2020 and have thoroughly enjoyed my time as a member of the club. I am excited to be a part of this year's Beyond Me executive team!
My name is India Sturgeon and I am a U3 Arts student majoring in psychology and double minoring in management and sociology. I am originally from England, but grew up in the Czech Republic. I joined Beyond Me in my second year at McGill and have loved it every since. Last year I stepped into the role as VP Finance, where my main focus is managing our money, submitting the semesterly audit and making sure Beyond Me is sustained financially.
Hey! My name is Claire and I am a second-year student studying Cognitive Science and Religious Studies here at McGill! I was born and raised in Squamish B.C. meaning I love everything outdoors. I am so excited to be joining the Beyond Me executive team as this is my second year being apart of the club and I have already had so many wonderful adventures and experiences! I cannot wait to meet everyone and help buddies and mentors connect to create long-lasting friendships!
Hi! My name is Evelyn and I am a third-year student studying International Development Studies and Sociology. I love to read, be outside (when there’s not too much snow), and take care of all my plants. I joined Beyond Me in 2021 and have had so much fun with my buddy and with everyone participating in the program. I’m so excited to be a VP Internal this semester and help facilitate some awesome friendships between mentors and buddies!
Hi everyone! My name is Anita, and I’m a U2 student majoring in Neuroscience. In my free time I enjoy skiing, reading, and of course, spending time with my Beyond Me buddy! I’ve been a mentor in the program for a year now, and it has been a highlight of my time at McGill so far. It’s a truly wonderful program that promotes long-lasting connections between its participants in the Montreal community. I’m really excited to be joining the exec team as VP Fundraising this year and planning some fun events for our mentors and buddies!
Hi! My name is Ana Sophia, but I usually go by Sophie. I am a U2 biomedical sciences student from Toronto. I enjoy running (I compete for McGill's varsity track and cross country teams) and listening to music. It is my third year with Beyond Me, and I am looking forward to helping plan this year's events!
Hi my name is Mariella, I am currently in my first year in McGill majoring in Psychology, U1, with plans to get into Clinical Psychology later on. I am a person who has a passion to help others whenever and wherever possible, which is one of the reasons why I decided to be part of Beyond Me. I also love spending time with my family, playing the piano, traveling, going out as well as doing outdoor activities.
Hi! My name is Ally and I am a U3 McGill student majoring in Psychology with a double minor in Behavioral Science and Art History. I joined Beyond Me as a mentor in 2021 and have not looked back since! My buddy and I love to take long walks and play her favorite game, Monopoly. I cherish our time together and she’s always the best part of my week. As VP Communications, I help Beyond Me raise awareness about the special-needs community and collaborate with schools to pass our mandate along to potential mentees. I can’t wait to be a part of the Beyond Me exec team!
Hi everyone! My name is Paige Murray and I am currently a U3 student at McGill University, studying Industrial and Labour Relations. I am from Toronto, Ontario and I love running, singing, dancing, exploring and being outdoors! I joined Beyond Me because I wanted to be a part of a group dedicated to ensuring that all children feel welcomed, accepted, and valued. I am so excited to be a part of Beyond Me ,to meet all of you, and most importantly, to have a blast with the Beyond Me Mentors and Members this semester!