Bissy L. Waariyo

Bissy L. Waariyo

Manager, Evaluation and Continuous Improvement

Toronto, Ontario


Bissy L. Waariyo is the Manager, Evaluation and Continuous Improvement at Research Impact Canada. In her role, she draws on her extensive community-based research, evaluation, and skills-sector service delivery expertise to develop an evaluation framework to demonstrate the impact of RIC’s project activities for the Future Skills Centre.

Bissy completed her MA in Political Science at Carleton University and was a recipient of the prestigious Canada Graduate Scholarship. She also dedicates her time to The Villij, a wellness club designed to help women of colour nurture their mental, emotional and physical well-being. In her free time, she enjoys indulging in self-care practices, trying new restaurants, exploring botanical gardens, and checking out eclectic art exhibits, museums, and film festivals.