Teresa Burgess-Ogilvie – Executive Director
905-615-4155 ext 4144
Teresa has served in the military, municipal government, nonprofit and private industries. She is passionate about building individual and community resiliency. A connector between Boards, staff, volunteers, sponsors, government officials, donors, and the community. She served as the Executive Director of Safe City Mississauga from 2008-2013; Board member from 2013-2018. MBA from Webster University – Ocala Florida Campus.
Gerald Adad – Neighbourhood Watch and Research Coordinator
905-615-4155 ext 4479
Gerald Adad is the Neighbourhood Watch and Research Coordinator of Safe City Mississauga. Gerald began his work with Safe City Mississauga in 2017, when he worked with the organization as Team Lead for his own Neighbourhood Watch. He continued his work for Safe City Mississauga by taking on the role of Outreach Lead for the Safe City Mississauga Youth Cabinet. In this role, he established partnerships with student societies at UTM and Sheridan. As part of the Youth Cabinet team, he also helped to write the Youth Cabinet report titled, “Bridging the Gap between Education and Employment: Unemployment and Underemployment from a Canadian Youth Lens”. After his time on the Youth Cabinet, Gerald went on to work as Program Assistant for the Neighbourhood Watch program, gaining familiarity with the program.
Gerald holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of St. George, majoring in Criminology and History. He volunteers regularly as a Probation Officer for Mississauga Probation and Parole. He also volunteered for the Mississauga community hub, Studio.89, as its Sponsorship Lead in 2017.