Meet the Careers by Design Team.
We Coach You to Purpose, Passion & Profit!

Shirin Khamisa Founder Practice Leader of Careers by Design

Hi I'm Shirin Khamisa!

Welcome to our Team page.  Here you'll find detailed bios where you can learn more about each of our valued team members.

With equal focus on head and heart, each one of our counsellors undergoes an extensive selection and training process in our unique Connect Head & Heart approach before becoming a Careers by Design Certified Coach.

Together, our team has decades of experience achieving transformative results in the US & Canadian marketplace with multiple credentials, awards and accolades.


Each member of our coaching team has coached individuals in every industry and stage of career and have been featured in dozens of national media outlets, such as CBC, CTV, Global, The Globe & Mail and The National.

Click through and learn more about each of our highly qualified team members.


Shirin Khamisa

Lee Weisser M.Ed. PCC
Director, Career Services 

Linda Faucheux M.A. LPC
Career Counsellor & Life Coach

Eileen Chadnick B.Ed. PCC
Career Counsellor & Life Coach

Pat Parisi M.Ed.
Career Counsellor & Life Coach 

Nadia Qasmieh M.A. 
Resume & Branding Specialist

​Nisha Valliere B.A. 
​Client Happiness Manager

Shirin Khamisa B.Ed.
Founder & Practice Leader 


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