Meet our Peer Coaches of 2023-2024!

Benazir Chowdhury

Peer Coach

Hi, my name is Benazir Chowdhury, a third-year BBA specializing in Marketing and Organization Studies. I'm more than happy to help with matters related to enrolment, networking, and student life here at Schulich!

Ada Ng

Peer Coach

I'm Ada Ng, a second year iBBA student at the Schulich School of Business, thrilled to be part of this vibrant academic community. My passion for learning, innovation, and mentorship drives me to create an inclusive space where every voice is valued. I actively engage in various programs to support others, believing in the transformative power of mentorship beyond knowledge exchange. My goal as a peer mentor is to help you thrive, fostering a supportive environment where everyone can achieve their fullest potential.

Serra Turker

Peer Coach

Hello everyone. I ‘m Serra and I am an international student from Turkey. I am a 4th year student and I just came back form exchange at Milano, Italy. Feel free to reach out anytime, don’t be shy. I have struggled and still am learning new things as I go. I hope you can reach out and I can make this university experience easier for you.

Niki Sadeghian

Peer Coach

Hello, my name is Niki Sadeghian, a third-year BBA student specializing in Marketing. I want to create a welcoming environment where everyone's opinion is respected as I am passionate about learning, creativity, and mentoring. When it comes to any guidance needed about student life at Schulich, I'm more than pleased to help!

Amirarshia Rahimisadegh

Peer Coach

Hello! I'm Arshia, a 4th-year BBA student specializing in Finance. Everyone has a unique career journey, each with its own set of challenges. Regardless of your circumstances, I'm ready to lend an ear and offer support. I’ve fallen into pitfalls and made some fruitful decisions during my time at Schulich. Feel free to ask me about both so you can sidestep the pitfalls and follow the impactful actions! I am available for you. Let’s talk!

Ornella Banza

Peer Coach

Hi! I'm Ornella Banza, a passionate second-year Schuligan and your dedicated peer coach. My mission is to assist you in conquering challenges, building meaningful connections, and cultivating a positive campus environment. I'm here to support you in reaching your full potential during your time at Schulich. I'm thrilled to be a part of your journey and contribute to your academic and personal growth. Let's make the most of this experience together!

Umama Leghari

Peer Coach

Hello, My name is Umama Leghari and I am a third-year BBA student at Schulich. I’m here to help you navigate along your own Schulich journey whether that be through your academics, professional career growth or showing you what our student life has to offer. My goal as a Peer Coach is to foster a supportive learning environment to help you overcome any challenges along the way and reach your academic goals! I look forward to meeting with you!

Alejandra Alvarez-Rea Sarrate

Peer Coach

Hello! My name is Alejandra Alvarez-Rea and I'm a second year BBA student at Schulich. I'm honored to be a Peer Coach and exited to help students reach their personal and academic goals throughout their university trajectory.

Peer Coaches Weekly Schedule

New Schedule – January 22, 2024 to April 5th, 2024

Every week except reading week, official university closures and final exam periods.


9:00 am
9:30 am
10:00 am
10:30 am
11:00 am
11:30 am Benazir Benazir/Niki Ornella
12:00 pm
12:30 pm Ada/Niki Ornella Alejandra
1:00 pm
1:30 pm Amirarshia Ada Amirarshia Alejandra
2:00 pm
2:30 pm Umama Serra
3:00 pm
3:30 pm Umama Serra
4:00 pm
4:30 pm