Administrative Coordinator, Academic and Students
Marcus first joined Langara College as a student, graduating from the Post-Degree Diploma in Business Administration program in December 2018. The following month, he began working with TCDC as a Department Assistant, supporting the Department Chair, as well as the Educational Developer with the organization of professional development workshops for faculty members and staff. In June 2021, Marcus took on a new role with the Office of Associate VP, Academic as the Administrative Coordinator. He now facilitates work across the AVPA portfolio and cross-functional teams to ensure the efficient coordination of short and long-term projects. His key responsibilities include coordinating meetings and schedules, communication flow, expense management, and monitoring completion of tasks and timelines.
Before moving to Canada, Marcus worked as a Civil Lawyer in Brazil for almost two decades. He holds a Bachelor of Law (UCAM, RJ, Brazil) and three post-degree diplomas: Intellectual Property (PUC, RJ, Brazil), Contracts and Consumer Law (Coimbra University, Portugal), and Business Administration (Langara College).
Marcus is passionate about finding creative ways to streamline processes, learn new technologies, and facilitate the operation of all areas within the AVPA portfolio.