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Our Team

John Yates - Unit Manager Cambridge Campus

John Yates

Unit Manager Cambridge Campus
519-748-5220 ext 4715

With over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, John Yates is joining our Chartwells team as Chef Manager Cambridge Campus. John has gained a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of food services.  He brings a passion for both people and food that translate to an emphasis on customer service! Being a chef allows him to interact with people on many levels. John feels like every day is an opportunity to make a new discovery and to make a positive impact on people, he is looking forward to interacting with students,faculty and all our guest.  John door is always open so feel free to drop by anytime.

“Food can make you happy or sad, it can make your day and transform the way you feel” J.Yates


Suzanne Wildfong - Catering Coordinator

Suzanne Wildfong

Catering Coordinator
5197485220 ext3366

Suzanne was born and raised right here in the Tri-Cities.  Her inspiration for cooking developed early watching her mother and grandmother cooking and baking for their family.

While attending Sheridan College Suzanne worked in an Italian/Portuguese bakery where that passion escalated.  She completed several Wilton cake decorating courses and enjoys preparing fun elaborate cakes.

Suzanne brought her many years of experience here to Conestoga College in 2015.  Her attention to detail, quality and most importantly customer satisfaction has brought Conestoga Catering department to a whole new level. “SEEING SMILES ON MY CLIENTS FACES, WHEN A BEAUTIFUL MEAL IS DELIVERED AND SET OUT IS VERY REWARDING” S.Wildfong.

Jennifer Ferreira - Unit Manager- Waterloo Campus & Guelph Campus

Jennifer Ferreira

Unit Manager- Waterloo Campus & Guelph Campus
Waterloo: 519-885-0300 ex 5266 Guelph: 1-519-824-9390 ex 6125

Jen has been with Chartwells for 4 years.  She comes from a lengthy experience in retail and food services.  With a passion for people and food Jen incorporates her unique style and flavor.  She is dedicated to providing you with exceptional dining experience at our Waterloo location.  Please feel free to pop in and say hello. 

Jodie Horton - Marketing Supervisor

Jodie Horton

Marketing Supervisor
519-748-5220 ex 2426
Alaina Stewart - Chef Manager

Alaina Stewart

Chef Manager