Shailee Koranne is a writer and university affairs professional.

Illustration by Ally Matas


Shailee currently works as a Mentoring Facilitator in the Tri-Mentoring Program at Toronto Metropolitan University in Toronto, Canada. She proudly supports the academic, professional, and personal development of equity-deserving students, and oversees the creation and facilitation of mentorship programs for graduate students at the university.

Shailee holds a Master of Arts in Professional Communication from Toronto Metropolitan University and an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Equity Studies from the University of Toronto.



Mentoring Facilitator, Tri-Mentoring Program, Toronto Metropolitan University (2020-present)

Global Curriculum Specialist, Troost Institute for Leadership Education in Engineering, University of Toronto (2021-present)

Mentorship Program Manager, ONE City Scholarship Fund, Toronto (2021-present)

Knowledge Mobilization Assistant, Canadian Worlds of Journalism Study (2020)

Comunications Intern, Tangled Art + Disability (2020)

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Toronto Metropolitan University (2019 – 2020)

Orientation & Transition Intern, Victoria College, University of Toronto (2019)

Cultural Assistant, University of Toronto English Language Program (2019)

Peer Leadership Programmer, University of Toronto (2018 – 2019)

Communications Intern, University of Toronto Multi-Faith Centre (2018 – 2019)

Co-Founder and Editor in Chief, Lucky Penny Mag (2015-2018)

Marketing Intern, Eaton Corporation (2017)