Desrine Nelson-Harrington is a retired Senior Project, Events and Communications Manager.  

Throughout her diverse career, Desrine has successfully developed, managed and implemented senior level strategic projects. 

Her comprehensive knowledge of the media and cultural industries has yielded key client successes in the areas of time and cost savings, enhanced team morale, and increased productivity.

She has worked in  start-up organizations, non-profit, and large corporate environments including: The Real News Network, CTV /Discovery Channel Canada, Leave Out Violence, Starlight Children’s Foundation, Le Royal Meridien King Edward Hotel, McBlain & Associates and CHIN Radio/TV International.

Inspired by her personal experiences in church choir and youth groups, Desrine joined the HopeWorks Connection Inc. board in March 2021. Desrine grew up in Toronto. She enjoys travelling and  spending time with her first grandchild.