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Centre Staff

HELPING PEOPLE OVERCOME ADDICTION EVERY DAY

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Tara Saunders

Director

Tara joined Teen Challenge in early 2009 as the Development Director and was appointed to Centre Director in late 2012. She oversees all aspects of the program at the Ontario Women's Centre to ensure the women who come for help are given the best possible care.
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Alma Clarke

Spiritual Formation Coach

Alma started at Teen Challenge in 2010 as the Program Manager and God granted her the desire of her heart when she moved into the classroom in the Spring of 2014. A dynamic speaker with a passion for God's Word, Alma's enthusiasm for Bible teaching is contagious among her students.
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Houda Chabnauth

National Intake Coordinator

Houda started volunteering at Teen Challenge Women's Centre. She then did her college practicum at Teen Challenge. As the National Intake Coordinator for the Women's Centre, she is thrilled to speak to women who are taking the first step to finding freedom from addiction.
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Jennie Nadeau

Development Officer

Jennie joined the Teen Challenge family in 2011. Jennie organizes the Centre's annual, signature fundraising events, acts as liaison for the Centre's Ambassador Team and often leads student speaking teams on weekends to share testimony and updates about Teen Challenge.
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Norm MacLaren

National Church Relations

Rev. Norm MacLaren has served as a lead pastor both in the Maritimes and in Ontario. After retiring from Crossroads, Norm joined the Teen Challenge Canada team and now serves in the area of National Church Relations.
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Iner Smith

Donor Relations

Iner currently follows up with individuals looking to give special gifts such as shares, stocks and estates to Teen Challenge Canada. Iner joined Teen Challenge Canada in early 2012 after having worked approximately 17 years with Crossroads Christian Communication and YesTV.
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