About MHC

Your MHC Business Connection

MHC is eager to support business and community organizations. Connect with our team to explore the possibilities. Together we can do more.

Meet our team

Jennifer Kerslake, Manager, Community EngagementJennifer Kerslake
Director, Community Engagement

Building relationships and partnerships to enhance our region.

Tonielle Pavlovic, Community Relations Officer Tonielle Pavlovic
Development Officer

Connecting community stakeholders to college opportunities.
Christe Wilson, Entrepreneur Outreach CoordinatorChristie Wilson,
Entrepreneur Outreach Coordinator

Offering coaching and mentorship for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Wes Paterson, Corporate Training OfficerWes Paterson
Corporate Training Officer

Providing customized training solutions for your business.
Shelly Drefs, Career Services AssistantShelly Drefs,
Career Services Assistant

Connecting college and community to career services and events.
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Learn more about our services

Community engagement connects MHC to the region by finding meaningful ways to align the needs of stakeholders with college activity. Our team is committed to providing opportunities, enhancing the student experience, and building relationships to grow the vibrancy of Southeast Alberta.

Jennifer Kerslake
Director , Community Engagement
Email: jkerslake@mhc.ab.ca

Tonielle Pavlovic
Development Officer
Email: tpavlovic@mhc.ab.ca

Jenna Williams
Engagement Projects Coordinator
Email: jwilliams@mhc.ab.ca


About Medicine Hat College Community Engagement

College is more than books and tests for students engaged with the Entrepreneur Development Centre at MHC. The EDC empowers students and alumni to startup a business through hands-on entrepreneurship education, mentorship and funding. This exclusive experience helps prepare students for their careers, life and the future while bringing their business dreams to life.

Christie Wilson
Entrepreneur Outreach Coordinator
Email: wilson@mhc.ab.ca

Entrepreneur Development Centre
No matter what your organization’s strategic direction, keeping your employees’ skills current is key to your organization’s success. Your needs are constantly changing and contracted training is a customized and flexible way to meet those needs directly, affordably and effectively. Investing in your employees is essential to developing, maintaining, and expanding your business. Our customized training solutions provide your team members with the skills and knowledge they need to keep your business growing in a way that’s convenient for you. In an increasingly competitive workforce, enhancing the productivity and efficiency of an organization and increasing employee satisfaction is critical to business and personal success.

Wes Paterson
Corporate Training Officer
Email: wpaterson@mhc.ab.ca

Corporate Training
MHC is proud to offer a wide range of services for current students, alumni, employers and faculty through our Employment and Career Centre. Services include an online job board, career and job fairs, job search assistance, in-class workshops and employer info session.

Shelly Drefs
Career Services Assistant
Email: sdrefs@mhc.ab.ca

Career Centre