Connie Tang, Manager of Research Impact Canada (RIC), leads the knowledge mobilization portfolio for Canada’s skills, education, and training sector with the Future Skills Centre and supports RIC’s national and bilingual network of 18+ universities. She comes from a strong research, education, and facilitation background and worked provincially and federally in capacity building, stakeholder engagement, relationship management, and knowledge translation activities to identify and test solutions for workforce and skills development.
Connie completed her Master of Science at the University of Toronto in Chemistry, touching on energy and conservation management, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Toronto Region Conservation Authority. Through volunteer work, she is an active advocate for women, seniors, and newcomers to Canada in the Scarborough community. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, painting, and cooking.