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Meet the Future Students' Office team

We are a team of professional and student staff members dedicated to helping prospective domestic students achieve their academic, professional and personal goals. If you are an international student, please contact Douglas International.

Chelsea Ousey, Supervisor

Chelsea OuseyRegion: Vancouver

Chelsea grew up in Victoria, B.C. before moving to Vancouver to study at the University of British Columbia. She is currently studying in the Masters of Arts in Higher Education and Leadership through Royal Roads University. Chelsea has been supporting prospective college and university students for 9 years professionally and is passionate about helping students. She loves answering your questions, whether you're a student, high school counsellor, family member or supporter, she wants to hear from you.

Contact Chelsea at 604 777 6095 or


John Kinsley, Student Recruiter Advisor

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Lower Mainland regions: Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, Mission, Pitt Meadows & Surrey

BC regions: Cariboo, Fort Nelson, Gulf Islands, Kamloops, North Central B.C., Peace River North, Vancouver Island, Prince Rupert & Sunshine Coast

John grew up in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island. Being from a smaller community, he wanted to explore beyond the bounds of Vancouver Island. He moved to Vancouver and completed a Bachelor of Communication Studies at Capilano University. As a student, he became immersed in the campus community. As a Student Recruitment and Support Specialist at Douglas College, John introduces the academic and student-leadership opportunities available to students, and supports them in finding the program that best suits them.

Contact John at 604 527 5832 or

Sophie Ji, Student Recruiter Advisor 

Sophie Ji

Lower Mainland regions: Burnaby, Coquitlam, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, West Vancouver

BC regions: The Okanagan, Prince George & The Kootenays

Originally from Suzhou, China, Sophie completed her Masters of Education with a focus in Educational Administration and Leadership at the University of British Columbia. Guided by a passion to support and coach prospective students to succeed, she began her career as a professional education advisor. For Sophie, education is the ultimate path to self-discovery. She continues to enjoy empowering students to achieve excellence through her role as the Student Recruiter Advisor. During her spare time, you can find Sophie scaling a mountain or enjoying a bubble tea. She looks forward very much to meeting you on campus and supporting you!

Contact Sophie at 236 428 4771 or

Eric Glanville, Manager

Eric Glanville profile pictureEric was born and raised in Burnaby, B.C., and completed his undergraduate degree in Psychology at Simon Fraser University and later his Master's Degree in Leadership from Royal Roads University. As a student leader, he produced freshmen orientation programs, campus spirit events, and Western Canada's largest outdoor dance party. Eric has spoken about academic and professional success strategies with more than 40,000 students at high schools, colleges and universities across the province. As the Manager of the Future Students’ Office, Eric is responsible for new student recruitment and transition programs. He loves meeting new students and helping them define and achieve their personal and professional goals.

For general inquiries, please email