Arif Amlani and Rahim Sajan appointed to the University of Calgary Senate

Rahim SajanRahim Sajan is an educator, entrepreneur and curator. He is currently a teacher at Discovering Choices High School, within the Calgary Board of Education. He co-founded TEDxCalgary, served as its Curator for five years, and is a steward of the organization as of 2015. He also founded and leads the Resourceful Human Project and co-founded Mapleshares, a small startup that focuses on producing investment vehicles. Rahim also serves as an advisor and speaker coach for the Dean’s Talks at the Cumming School of Medicine.

A veteran educator, he specializes in architecting learning ecosystems that prepare people for an increasingly volatile, uncertain, and complex world.

https://www.ucalgary.ca/senate/node/1047

Arif AmlaniArif was born in Kampala, Uganda, where he lived until the early 1970s until moving to Vancouver. Upon obtaining a business degree from Simon Fraser University and earning his Chartered Accountant designation in Vancouver, Arif moved to Calgary to start the home-building company Point Grey Homes. This evolved to building and operating Monterey Place and Millrise Place, two assisted-living facilities for seniors located in Calgary. Arif later sold Point Grey Homes in 2006 and the seniors facilities in 2014. He is now a director of both Park2Go, a valet parking business, and Prestige Hospitality, which operates Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites hotels. Both of these operations are located near the Calgary International Airport. He is also a director of Edgewater Communities, which is developing The South Shore housing community at Chestermere Lake.

https://www.ucalgary.ca/senate/node/1033

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