Tech Fund Representatives

Lynda Yao (Upper Year Tech Fund Representative)

Lynda is currently a second year MI student in the UXD and KMIM concentration. She graduated with a B.A., in History and English from the University of Toronto Mississauga. She is currently serving as an Upper Year Tech Rep and a GSU Rep in MISC.
In her free time, Lynda enjoys playing video games, drawing, hiking with her dogs, and any sort of activity that involves making/consuming food. As part of MISC, she aims to help and support iSchool students in both their academic and on-campus matters.
Feel free to say hi to Lynda if you see her around, or drop her an email.

Alice Norton-Bell (Upper Year Tech Fund Representative)

Alice is a third year CRO (MI & MMSt) student here at the iSchool with concentrations in both Library and Information Science (LIS) and Archives and Records Management (ARM). She served as the Tech Fund's Referendum Coordinator for the 2016-2017 committee and will be acting as the Chair for the 2017-2018 committee.

Alice has a love for all cultural institutions and is very interested in the intersections between libraries, archives and museums. She enjoys exploring the various uses of evolving technologies and new media to improve the cultural experience and hopes to use this knowledge to help the Tech Fund improve the overall iSchool experience for MI and MMSt students alike. In her free time Alice can be found crafting, reading or exploring Cabbagetown with her adorable pug Charlie!

Feel free to stop her in the halls to share any ideas or thoughts regarding the Tech Fund!

Justin D'Souza (First Year Tech Fund Representative)

Justin is a first-year MI student in the User Experience Design concentration. He recently completed his undergraduate degree in Criminology at the University of Toronto. Currently, Justin serves as the First-Year Tech Fund Representative. He is very open to hearing any ideas from students about information, communication, or technology needs that will support the iSchool. These ideas can range from purchasing a non-programmable calculator to funding a series of events.

In his spare time, Justin enjoys watching Real Madrid dominate the Champions League. He is also one of the nation’s leading experts in anything soccer-related. If you see him, come say hi and test his knowledge.