Services and Staff

Overview of Operations

EducationPlannerBC operations is managed and supported by staff at the BC Council on Admissions & Transfer (BCCAT) and BCcampus, on behalf of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training (AEST).

EducationPlannerBC provides a range of services and supports to the operations of the overall project. Some of the activities include:

Work Plan, Budgeting, and Reporting

  • Develop, monitor, and implement the annual work plan and related budget;
  • Manage ongoing administrative operations;
  • Report regularly to AEST and the various EPBC committees;

Application Services

  • Gather requirements and act as product owner in support of onboarding PSIs to EPBC application services;
  • Provide support and enhancements to application services.

Planning Services

  • Oversee content management of the Plan and Search section of EPBC;
  • Manage Helpdesk support for EPBC users.

Transcript Services

  • Plans, develops, and maintains EPBC’s Transcript Services for PSIs;
  • Works closely with AEST and the Ministry of Education to enable onboarding to the K12 transcript exchange service.

Systems Development

  • Oversees the planning, development, and maintenance of all information systems in support of application and transcript exchange services;
  • Coordinates development to enable PSI’s to onboard to EPBC services.

EducationPlannerBC Staff:

  • Mike Winsemann,  Director, EducationPlannerBC
  • Elaine Baird, Business Analyst
  • Stacey Baker, Manager, Systems Development
  • Adam Brown, Senior Technical Analyst
  • Dave Dumaresq, Senior Technical Analyst
  • Frank Giang, Senior Technical Analyst
  • David He, Senior Technical Analyst
  • Jen Kook, Manager, Planning Services
  • Irene Kuo, EPBC Advisor
  • Ian MacKinnon, Manager, Application Services
  • Ricky Morrison - Technical Analyst
  • Stacey Schoffer, Business Analyst
  • Cathy van Soest, Manager, Transcript Services
  • Christina Zaenker, EPBC Advisor