The affairs of AHA are managed by a board of directors consisting of the executive members and 5 other members at large. 

The Executive Team

Chantae Robinson, MSc.


Chantae was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica. She moved to Sudbury at the age of 16. She completed a BSc. and MSc. in Biology at Laurenitian University and is currently a MD student at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM). Chantae enjoys reading, sharing stories with elders, loves being outdoors and share a positive light everywhere!

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Tsitsi Mhende, MA


Tsitsi was born and raised in Zimbabwe. She is a mother of 2 and holds a Master of Professional Education in International learning from the University of Western Ontario. 


Robert Nanka-Bruce


Robert is of Ghanaian and Chinese decent. He is a Finance Administrator at Community Living Greater Sudbury based in Greater Sudbury, Ontario


Charles Nyabeze, MBA


Charles was born and raised in Harare, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and migrated with his family to in Sudbury, Ontario, as a young boy. He holds a Bachelor of Mining Engineering and a Masters in Business and Administration. He is the VP of Business Development and Commercialization for the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI). 


Theresa Nyabeze, P.Eng.


Theresa is an avid Community Organizer. Educationally, she holds a Mining Engineering Degree from Laurentian University, with a few courses as part of a Master’s in Business Program.  In addition to her contributions to technical excellence and diversity in mining, she is a recipient of a Top Forty Under Forty Award which was awarded her recognition of her role as a community change maker in the Greater City of Sudbury.  Additionally, in 2020 was awarded “100 Accomplished Black Canadian Women for 2020” – to be presented in September of 2021. Theresa is a Senior Mine Specialist