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MFRC Staff


Staff Directory

The MFRC-NCR team are continuing to support the National Capital Region military family community throughout the pandemic. Our business hours are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. However, due to COVID-19 and construction taking place, the Uplands Military Community Centre at 330 Croil Private is closed.

Executive Team

Executive Director
(613) 220-8071

Donna Leith-Gudbranson
Office Manager

Kelly Ann Lindo
Finance & Human Resources Assistant

Kelly Lee
Finance Officer
(613) 998-4896

Pamela Szell
Communications Coordinator |

Family Engagement Team

Taylor Galloway
Family Engagement Services Manager

Lenny Dembo M. 
(613) 998-4888

Kristin Ferguson
(613) 998-4888

Mylène O'Brien
Program Coordinator  (birth to 18 years)
(613) 991-3676

Megan Proud
Program Coordinator  (birth to 18 years)
(613) 991-3676

Education and Employment Services Coordinator
(613) 998-4888

Nathaly Carnahan
Second Language Training Coordinator

Family Wellness Team

Layal Dleikan
Family Wellness Services Manager
(613) 991-4024

Stefanie Scriver
Family Liaison Officer / Family Separation and Reunion Counsellor
(613) 219-9581

Intake Coordinator

Andrea Robertson
Child & Youth Therapist

Family Separation & Reunion Support Coordinator

Special Needs Coordinator

Lisa Drisdelle
Operation Family Doc Coordinator
(613) 993-8671

Jessica Ng
Couples and Family Counsellor

Sabreena Castagner
Veteran Family Program Coordinator
(613) 998-4884

Karina Czechowski
Family Liaison Officer
(613) 945-6339

Any questions, complaints, or concerns about the MFRC-NCR should be directed to the Executive Director​ of the Military Family Resource Centre - National Capital Region by telephone at (613) 220-8071, via email to or in writing to the:
Executive Director​
Military Family Resource Centre National Capital Region
330 Croil Private, Building 471
Ottawa, ON K1V 1J1