David M.J. Lee - President, Head of Event Management       From an understanding of their passionate desire to have their voices heard, David Lee is inspired by young jazz artists. He has made it his life's work to mend the issue of young musicians not having enough support to continue music as a their full time careers.       David was the artistic director of Han-River Jazz Festival, Marronnier Jazz Festival, Seoul Jazz Night Concert (Provided by Seoul City Hall) and DooTa Jazz Festival and also founder & artistic director of Korea Undergraduate Jazz Festival. He has organized and managed multiple events including jazz gigs, concerts and festivals Worked for South Korea's Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Korea Jazz Association (KJA) and has worked with world renown artists: Chris Potter, Steve Gadd, Adam Rogers, Nate Smith, Mark Sherman and Tim Horner.

David M.J. Lee - President, Head of Event Management

      From an understanding of their passionate desire to have their voices heard, David Lee is inspired by young jazz artists. He has made it his life's work to mend the issue of young musicians not having enough support to continue music as a their full time careers.

      David was the artistic director of Han-River Jazz Festival, Marronnier Jazz Festival, Seoul Jazz Night Concert (Provided by Seoul City Hall) and DooTa Jazz Festival and also founder & artistic director of Korea Undergraduate Jazz Festival. He has organized and managed multiple events including jazz gigs, concerts and festivals Worked for South Korea's Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Korea Jazz Association (KJA) and has worked with world renown artists: Chris Potter, Steve Gadd, Adam Rogers, Nate Smith, Mark Sherman and Tim Horner.

Becky M. Hargreaves - Vice President, Head of PR & Media       Becky has undertaken a number of musical projects since the age of 12 and has organized shows for over six years. Having played the saxophone since her early school years, she has also accomplished over 4 major recordings within the styles of experimental, ska and jazz while touring around the world. She has also worked with the Edmonton Ska Society and KIAI Music to run events for touring ska musicians through the Alberta region.       Big names Becky has worked with and learned from include Rik Emmett, Hilario Duran, Pat LaBarbera, Waleed Abdulhamid, Denzal Sinclaire, Vic Ruggiero (The Slackers), Jesse Wagner (The Aggrolites) and Chi Pig (SNFU). Becky has also had the pleasure to play shows with many greats in the ska and reggae world including Bedouin Soundclash.

Becky M. Hargreaves - Vice President, Head of PR & Media

      Becky has undertaken a number of musical projects since the age of 12 and has organized shows for over six years. Having played the saxophone since her early school years, she has also accomplished over 4 major recordings within the styles of experimental, ska and jazz while touring around the world. She has also worked with the Edmonton Ska Society and KIAI Music to run events for touring ska musicians through the Alberta region.

      Big names Becky has worked with and learned from include Rik Emmett, Hilario Duran, Pat LaBarbera, Waleed Abdulhamid, Denzal Sinclaire, Vic Ruggiero (The Slackers), Jesse Wagner (The Aggrolites) and Chi Pig (SNFU). Becky has also had the pleasure to play shows with many greats in the ska and reggae world including Bedouin Soundclash.

Ana O. Tokareva - Head of Business Support       Ana is an honours business student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in tourism & hospitality management. Following her passion for the arts and student success & development, Ana has co-founded the Toronto Undergraduate Jazz Festival. Inspired by David and Becky she took up an executive role as head of business support.       She has a diverse experience working with young adults and students of all ages. Ana has previously worked for The City of Toronto, training and supervising volunteers at the International Students Festival. Moreover, she mentors first-year college students and works as a finance tutor on a part-time basis. Ana is currently involved with an international research project focused on gorilla trekkers and local communities in Uganda. These experiences allow Ana to do her best leveraging the creation of various opportunities for student musicians, local vendors and surrounding communities.

Ana O. Tokareva - Head of Business Support

      Ana is an honours business student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in tourism & hospitality management. Following her passion for the arts and student success & development, Ana has co-founded the Toronto Undergraduate Jazz Festival. Inspired by David and Becky she took up an executive role as head of business support.

      She has a diverse experience working with young adults and students of all ages. Ana has previously worked for The City of Toronto, training and supervising volunteers at the International Students Festival. Moreover, she mentors first-year college students and works as a finance tutor on a part-time basis. Ana is currently involved with an international research project focused on gorilla trekkers and local communities in Uganda. These experiences allow Ana to do her best leveraging the creation of various opportunities for student musicians, local vendors and surrounding communities.