Our Team

Zahra Calle - General Manager

Zahra Calle

General Manager

"Zahra comes to Columbia International College with a Nutrition Manager designation. As the General Manager of Food Services, Zahra oversees all aspects of the Food Services Operation, as well as planning for the future state. She has been involved in various initiatives such as: developing menus while meeting nutrition and standards, recipe and menu innovation, reviewing purchasing product changes, community initiative support, and developing processes and educational materials. Zahra firmly believes that food is a path to a healthy lifestyle, and is passionate about ensuring our Student dining experience is unique, flavorful and grounded in wellness."

Sumit Nair - Food Service Manager

Sumit Nair

Food Service Manager

"Sumit Nair is our Food Service Manager for Chartwells at Columbia International College. You can find him at the main school cafeteria or at the residences, He is responsible for day-to-day Operations and Marketing, He has been working for Chartwells, Compass Group Canada for the past 2 years.”

Carine Alcantara - Food Service Manager

Carine Alcantara

Food Service Manager

"Carine is the Food Services Manager overseeing day-to-day Food Service Operations at Pine Residences. Carine brings over 10 years of industry experience to Columbia International College. Her personalized care and attention to student dietary needs, as well as student engagement initiatives, makes her a vibrant part of the school’s community."