Rhonda Shortall, Sexual Harassment Advisor
Rhonda Shortall accepted the position of Sexual Harassment Advisor in February 2015. Ms. Shortall holds a master of social work and a bachelor of science (honours) in psychology from Memorial University of Newfoundland and a bachelor of social work from the University of British Columbia. She is a fellow of the School of Graduate Studies with more than 25 years of strong clinical experience and she has been a leader in both clinical and professional development, program and policy development, critical thinking and system innovation. Ms. Shortall has been chair, co-ordinator and champion of numerous working groups and new community and organizational program initiatives. During her career she has also been a mental health consultant in Prince Edward Island, worked in women’s shelters in British Columbia and has been a sexual abuse consultant in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Ashley Curnew, Associate Sexual Harassment Advisor
Ashley Curnew accepted the position as Associate Sexual Harassment Advisor in April 2017. Ms. Curnew graduated with a Bachelor of Social Work in 2011 at Memorial University and was awarded the Medal for Academic Excellence in Social Work. She is a registered Social Worker with the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Social Workers and has previously worked in a variety of settings including the Department of Child, Youth and Family Services as well as the School of Social Work as a student liaison officer.