CROSH Leadership Team

Dr. Sandra Dorman
Dr. Sandra DormanDirector
705-675-1151 ext. 1015
Dr. Alison Godwin
Dr. Alison GodwinAssociate Director
705-675-1151 ext. 1079

Research Leads

Dr. Kathryn Sinden
Dr. Kathryn SindenHuman Factors and Ergonomics Research Lead
Nicole Lafreniere
Nicole LafreniereOccupational Health and Wellness Research Lead
Dr. Nicholas Ravanelli
Dr. Nicholas RavanelliOccupational Physiology and Environment Research Lead


Dr. Katie Goggins
Dr. Katie GogginsCROSH Senior Scientist
Dr. Katie Goggins is CROSH’s Senior Scientist. She is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Kinesiology and Health Sciences at Laurentian University. Her research interests focus on the role of biomechanics, human factors, and ergonomics on industrial health and safety and occupational disease.
Courtney Lessel, BSc, MSc
Courtney Lessel, BSc, MScScience Communication Intern
Tobi Mankis, BA, HBSc, MScComm
Tobi Mankis, BA, HBSc, MScCommCommunication Development Officer
Tobi has a BA in English from the Royal Military College of Canada, an HBSc in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Toronto, and a Masters in Science Communication from Laurentian University. As the Communication Development Officer at CROSH, he assists with communications, knowledge translation and exchange, marketing, and business development.
Giselle Thrush
Giselle ThrushAdministrative Assistant
705-675-1151 ext. 1422