Ilsa Sajid

President

Meet Ilsa, our President of the 21/22 year. She is in her third year of the Business Commerce program, majoring in Accounting and minoring in HR.

She enjoys reading and writing in her free time and is thoroughly enlightened by learning about different cultures through language, music and travel.

Currently, she works as Jr. Financial Analyst for the university and plans on attaining her CPA designation after graduation.

Being a part of the OTAA has been a paramount experience in Ilsa’s journey. She strives to lead the team towards another successful and buoyant year, all the while connecting and helping develop the student body in the Ontario Tech community.

Hannah Oegema

Advisor

Meet Hannah, our Advisor for this year. Hannah is a fourth-year commerce student with a major in Accounting and a minor in International Business. She recently completed a summer internship in the Public Audit Practice at Deloitte Toronto.

In her free time, Hannah enjoys travelling and collecting postcards from around the world. She enjoys meeting new people and attending events at Ontario Tech and other Universities.

Hannah is excited to get her CPA in the near future and is looking to explore other opportunities in business that a CPA designation opens up. As it is her fourth year as a member of the executive team of the OTAA; Hannah understands the benefits the OTAA gives to students. She is looking forward to attending more in-person events!

Ravi Nohar

VP of Finance

Meet Ravi, our VP of Finance! He is currently in the Bachelor of Commerce program with a major in Accounting.

His career aspirations are to become a CPA with a focus in Audit.

In his free time, he likes to play basketball, draw and do weight traininig.

Aditya Patel

VP of Marketing & IT

Meet Aditya, our VP of Marketing & IT! He is currently in his last year of the Bachelor of Commerce program with a double major in Accounting and Finance.

In his free time, he likes to play and watch sports/esports. He also likes to explore new trails and hikes as he is a photographer.

Currently, he is a Trust Compliance Officer at Canada Revenue Agency and plans on obtaining his CPA designation after graduation.

Aditya joined the OTAA to network with professionals and to meet motivated executives to enhance students experience on campus!

Shaima Motala

VP of Operations

Meet Shaima, our VP of Operations for the year. She is currently in her fourth year of the Bachelor of Commerce program with a major in Accounting.

Upon graduation she plans to work for an accounting firm and work towards her CPA designation. She has spent the last year working as a Teaching Assistant and at OSC as an accounting intern.

She enjoys spending time with her family and playing soccer.

Shaima joined the OTAA to network with industry professionals and to create a worthwhile experience for students!

Beenish Jafri

VP of Events

Meet Beenish, our VP of Events for the OTAA this year! She is currently in her fourth year of the Bachelor of Commerce program, with a major in Accounting and a minor in Technology Management.

In her free time, she likes to spend time with family,go to different cafes or restaurants with friends and watch Korean dramas.

Currently, she is a Junior Financial Analyst at Ontario Tech University in the Research and Trust Accounting department. She plans on obtaining her CPA designation after graduation and working at an accounting firm.

Beenish joined the OTAA to expand her network in the accounting field, enhance her soft skills and help organize exciting events for students!

Ammara Farooq

VP of Communications

Meet Ammara, our VP of communication for the year! She is currently in her fourth year of the Commerce program, with a major in accounting and a minor in technology management.

In her spare time, she loves to binge watch greys anatomy, go shopping, cook, and spend time with her friends and family.

Ammara joined the OTAA to expand her networking opportunities and help her fellow students in achieving their career goals. She is excited to be part of an amazing team and is looking forward to her last year at Ontario Tech.

Fatama Sarwari

Marketing and Events Coordinator

Meet Fatama, the Marketing and Events Coordinator for this year. Currently, she is in her third year of the Commerce program and is majoring in Finance. After graduating she hopes to become a Financial Advisor.

During her free time, she likes to bake, read, go on walks, or watch shows on Netflix.

Fatama joined OTAA to gain experience and to meet new people, all while helping students through the events we host and the opportunities we provide.

Daniel Boduryan

Financial Officer

Meet Daniel, Financial Officer of the OTAA. Daniel is currently in his fourth year of study at Ontario Tech, majoring in Accounting with a minor Human Resources. Daniel has completed internships with Baker Tilly and TurnerMoore LLP working during the last two tax seasons.

Off campus, Daniel loves meeting new people, spending time with friends and family, and various sports such as soccer, football and martial arts. Daniel is also an avid fan of the Green Bay Packers and Disney. Daniel recently travelled to Florida to witness each of the two things he supports.

Daniel looks forward to achieving his next goal in his academic life, becoming a CPA. He also understands and appreciates the people that got him to where he is today. Daniel is more than happy to help the next wave of up and coming aspiring CPAs to network, make themselves more presentable and find their dream jobs! Daniel looks forward to meeting you!

Faizan Huda

IT Coordinator

Meet Faizan, our IT Coordinator for this year! He is in his fourth year of the Bachelor of Commerce program, with a major in Technology Management.

His career goal is to work at Accenture where he can help businesses make the best use of technology to help businesses make profitable decisions about their day to day operations.

He joined OTAA to enhance his skills and to help the organization make best use of the current technology available and at the same time to help his peers in their career goals

Daniella Cagianiello

Leed Event Coordinator

Meet OTAA executive Daniella, our Lead Event Coordinator. Daniella is currently in her second year in the Commerce program, double majoring in Accounting and Human Resources. She really enjoys the campus lifestyle, being able to connect with her peers and making new friends.

Daniella has intentions to achieve a CPA designation after graduating from Ontario Tech University and hopes to work with a company who will help bring out the best in her.

She joined the OTAA to gear students towards the benefits of the Accounting major and opportunities it can bring.

Rumiza Tariq

Event Coordinator

Meet Rumiza, one of our Events Coordinators for this year. She is in her second year of the Commerce program, planning to major in Technology Management. She is also the Associate Communication Officer (ACO) for BITSoc.

In her free time, she enjoys reading, binge-watching Netflix, and spending time with friends and family.

Rumiza joined OTAA to meet people and help students connect with events and career opportunities hosted by OTAA.