Tennis Canada is delighted to announce the appointment of Jennifer Bennett as the Director of Harmless Activity and Integrity. Bennett will spearhead Tennis Canada’s motivation to develop a protected and optimistic setting for the tennis local community at just about every degree of the sport.
In collaboration with Eva Havaris, Vice-President of Tennis Participation and Partnerships, Jennifer Bennett will provide leadership and expertise in safeguarding most effective techniques, and danger management factors in the tennis ecosystem as a result of foremost and partaking the progress of high quality secure sport that be certain organizational compliance to its protected activity guidelines, protocols, and pertinent laws. She will also reply to, and assistance, the needs of Tennis Canada Members and essential stakeholders in the identification and supply of safe and sound sport instruction and education and learning, policies and procedures, to foster a protected natural environment inside of which contributors, athletes, coaches, officials, administrators and all individuals associated have favourable tennis ordeals.
“I am incredibly energized to welcome Jennifer to Tennis Canada as our new Director of Risk-free Activity and Integrity, explained Eva Havaris. “She is an proven leader that has a prosperity of experience to proceed the good operate that Ilan Yampolsky has finished to generate a protected activity education and learning and teaching ecosystem at Tennis Canada. Working with internal and exterior stakeholders, Jennifer will champion numerous initiatives that continue Tennis Canada’s aim to be a chief in Canadian sports activities emphasizes and establishes a harmless and inclusive society on and off the court at all amounts.”
Bennett joins Tennis Canada with an extraordinary and dynamic qualifications in sports activities that involves the Ministry of Heritage, Activity, Tourism and Society Industries, Pan Am Games, Ministry of Health and fitness Promotion, and the Ontario Federation of College Athletic Associations. She has also been a professor at Humber College in Sport Administration and Activity Company Administration because 2012. As Chef de Mission (2017, 2019) and Assistant Chef de Mission (2022) at the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Society Industries, Bennett was liable for creating and implementing a harmless sport tactic for Staff Ontario.
“I am fired up to be part of Tennis Canada in this incredibly important purpose,” explained Bennett. “Tennis Canada is fully commited to fostering a activity surroundings that is secure for all participants and I search forward to operating with every person included to progress our safe activity initiatives.”
More than the study course of a few decades, Tennis Canada has made packages less than the guidance of former Director of Safe and sound Sport and Integrity, Ilan Yampolsky, to ensure a secure sporting activities environment. Yampolsky recognized and built available methods for youth, moms and dads, officers, and the firm, including Safe and sound Activity Workplans, Help Methods and Educational Methods that have all contributed to Tennis Canada’s inclusive setting. Yampolsky applied recommendations and a basis for Tennis Canada to keep on to be proactive and teach about generating a secure environment for everyone. Beneath his leadership, Tennis Canada labored with the Provincial Tennis Associations (PTA) to introduce a new Secure Sport Code of Conduct in 2021 and laid the foundation for a cross-state alignment in harmless sport and necessary needs for screening and schooling for coaches and instructors in each and every member tennis club. His expertise and effect have been a must have to the business, and Yampolsky’s new company ITP Sport & Recreation will keep on to operate with Bennett and Tennis Canada advertising risk-free sport, inclusivity, and integrity.
Fostering a sport ecosystem that is secure for all individuals, at all ranges of opposition, is everyone’s responsibility. For information and facts about Tennis Canada’s procedures and motivation to safe and sound sport and developing a safe and sound and healthful natural environment, remember to simply click listed here.
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