Metrics Vocational Services offers a team of credentialed professionals, including Canadian Certified Vocational Evaluators (CCVE), Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Professionals (CVRP) and Certified Life Care Planners (CLCP). In addition, team members who have received their Canadian Certified Vocational Evaluator designation (through the College of Vocational Rehabilitation Professionals), have passed a national certification examination, as well as a peer review of methodology in transferrable skills, analysis and vocational assessment, and have demonstrated competence in vocational evaluation, planning, standardized testing, and assessment techniques.
The following is a list of our current Metrics Vocational Services team:
After receiving a B.A. in psychology, Jennifer began working in the field of rehabilitation in 2000, becoming a Registered Rehabilitation Professional (RRP) in 2005. Jennifer also holds a CVRP (Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Professional) designation and is a member in good standing with the Vocational Rehabilitation Association (VRA).
Bringing over 20 years of case management and vocational rehabilitation experience to her role as Director with Metrics Vocational Services, Jennifer promotes her belief in a collaborative, client-centered approach to assisting clients in attaining their various goals.
Jennifer is past President and current Board Director with the Canadian Assessment, Vocational Evaluation and Work Adjustment Society (CAVEWAS). In addition, she sits on the National VRA Board and is the VRA Liaison with the College of Vocational Rehabilitation Professionals.
Clae Willis has over 25 years of direct, Future Care Cost Analysis and Vocational and Rehabilitation experience. Mr. Willis has provided service for Chronic Pain, Acquired Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, and Orthopedically injured clients and their families. Mr. Willis holds a Master of Science and a degree in Psychology. He also possesses a Graduate Diploma in Catastrophic Case Management and Life Care Planning. He is a member in good standing with the College of Vocational Rehabilitation Professionals and is a Canadian Certified Vocational Evaluator. As a Diplomat of the American and Canadian Academy of Pain Management, Certified Care Manager, Certified Return to Work Coordinator, as well as Certified Life Care Planner, Mr. Willis has provided both reports and expert witness testimony in the areas of Vocational Assessment, Future Care Cost Analysis, Rehabilitation, and Pain Management Counselling; within the Financial Services Commission of Ontario and the Superior Courts of Ontario and Nova Scotia.
Marg began working in the rehabilitation field in 1985 and has over 33 years of work experience at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board of Ontario. At WSIB, Marg worked in many capacities including vocational rehabilitation, disability and case management, and as a Manager in Service Delivery and Work Transition. These positions provided Marg with a wealth of experience in rehabilitation, employment counselling, and disability management.
Joining Metrics Vocational Services in 2013, Marg offers her expertise in acting as a Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant, Psychometrist, Vocational Evaluator and Life Care Planner, conducting over 330 assessments to date. Marg is experienced in conducting vocational, psycho-vocational, psycho-educational assessments, medicolegal vocational evaluations and life care planning (future care cost) assessments.
Marg is currently serving on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Assessment, Vocational Evaluation and Work Adjustment Society (CAVEWAS).
With over 20 years’ experience in the rehabilitation field working with a diverse client base, Lynne has extensive expertise in employment counselling, rehabilitation case management, and vocational case management, as well as vocational assessments, team leadership, and project management.
Building on extensive experience conducting transferable skills analyses, vocational assessments and psycho-vocational assessments, since joining Metrics in 2013, Lynne has served as a Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant, Psychometrist, Quality Assurance Specialist and Vocational Evaluator. Lynne's vocational assessment experience includes forensic assessments, employer and LTD assessments, WSIB and Veterans' Affairs assessments and casualty assessments.
Teresa has spent more than 10 years in the leadership and rehabilitation field, gaining extensive experience in skills training, job search training, transferable skills analyses, case management, as well as vocational assessments, psycho-vocational assessments and team leadership.
Since joining Metrics in 2011, Teresa has served as a Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant, Skills Trainer, Job Search Training Facilitator, Psychometrist, Vocational Evaluator and Co-op Student Placement Coordinator/Supervisor. Teresa's vocational assessment experience includes employer and LTD assessments, WSIB and Veterans' Affairs assessments and casualty assessments.
Maja Wojcik-Marano has worked as a Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist since 2001. Maja has experience in vocational case management, transferable skills analysis, labour market research, return to work counselling, vocational assessments, psycho-vocational assessments, psycho-educational assessments and neuropsycho-vocational assessments.
Joining Metrics Vocational in 2011, Maja is a Vocational Evaluator and Psychometrist as well as Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist, and has conducted more than 900 vocational based evaluations.
With over 6 years in the rehabilitation field, Kelly has extensive experience, as well as first-hand knowledge, of the rehabilitation process, given her personal experience with injury and retraining. Kelly also has broad experience with vocational assessments, psycho-vocational assessments, labour market surveys, job search training and transferrable skills analysis.
Since joining Metrics in 2012, Kelly has built on existing experience in conducting vocational, psycho-vocational, psycho-educational, and neuro-psychological assessments. Kelly now serves as a Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant, Psychometrist, Vocational Evaluator and Job Search Trainer.
Michelle’s career background is diverse and incorporates more than ten years’ experience in vocational rehabilitation, as well as twenty years of health, business, sales, and marketing management.
With extensive experience in rehabilitation, employment counselling, disability management, as well as vocational assessments and case management, Michelle joined Metrics in 2009 as a Psychometrist and Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist. Michelle has gained extensive experience conducting vocational assessments, psycho-vocational and psycho-educational assessments as well as transferable skills analysis and labour market research. A passion for working one-on-one with clients to identify and break down barriers and assist in developing realistic goals to gain or regain independence has led Michelle to exceed a 90% success rate in her role as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counsellor.
Karleen spent more than 20 years in education as a classroom instructor, working with students from Junior Kindergarten to adults. In addition, she assisted students with education and career planning. Throughout her career, Karleen has participated in extensive training, ranging from cooperative learning, curriculum development, conflict resolution and guidance, to vocational principles, theories and techniques.
Since 2007, Karleen’s vocational rehabilitation career has included positions as case manager (labour market re-training files), Job Search Training Facilitator, Quality Assurance Administrator, Program Developer and Psychometrist.
Joining Metrics Vocational in 2013, Karleen works primarily as a Psychometrist conducting psycho-vocational assessments with injured clients with a diverse range of physical and psychological issues, as well as quality assurance reviews for neuro-psychological reports.
Joining Metrics Vocational Services in 2010, Debbie initially worked as a Vocational Assessor in the field. GATB certified, Debbie has conducted vocational and psycho-vocational assessments, transferrable skills analyses, and labour market research. Her role with Metrics has evolved to overseeing quality assurance, managing service contracts, program development, designing and delivering in-house training, and other general operational objectives.
Debbie’s experience has involved a diverse client base such as WSIB, WorkSafe BC, Canadian Veterans Vocational Rehabilitation Services, City of Toronto Employment and Social Services, private insurers, and personal litigators.
With over 8 years of experience in vocational rehabilitation, including transferable skills analysis, labour market surveys and job search training, Leslie has expertise working with a diverse client base including clients with disabilities and barriers to employment. Leslie joined the Metrics team in 2010.
By providing one-on-one client support, discussing challenges and concerns with clients, Leslie develops strategies for clients to make the transition to employment.
With over 14 years’ experience in the rehabilitation field, Allison has broad experience in vocational assessments, case management, disability management and psychometry.
Building on her extensive experience conducting vocational assessments, psycho-vocational assessments, psycho-educational assessments and neuropsycho-vocational assessments, Allison joined Metrics in 2014 and holds a CVRP(F) (Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Professional, #878) designation, a Canadian Certified Vocational Evaluator (CCVE) and is a member of the Canadian Psychological Association.
Since 2009, Jessica has been working in the field of vocational rehabilitation, gaining valuable knowledge and experience in the areas of vocational assessment, life care planning, and services management. Jessica began her career as a Psychometrist and quickly progressed to the role of Vocational Rehabilitation Services Manager, before joining Metrics Vocational Services in 2016 as a Vocational Evaluator and Quality Assurance Specialist.
Jessica holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in the Psychologist Research Specialist and Sociology programs and is also Registered Rehabilitation Professional (RRP).
With nearly a decade of experience in the field of vocational rehabilitation, Rana joined the Metrics team in 2017. Rana is designated as a Canadian Certified Vocational Evaluator (CCVE) and a Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Professional (CVRP). In addition, as a Registered Rehabilitation Professional (RRP), Rana demonstrates superior levels of knowledge, integrity and professionalism, while assisting clients in their vocational rehabilitation.
Rana has assisted various psychologists with the completion of psycho-vocational assessments and psycho-educational assessments, and has experience in completing vocational assessments and transferrable skills analysis assessments and reports for insurance companies and lawyers.
After a career of teaching and evaluating students as a secondary school teacher, Lisa entered the rehabilitation field, and has gained experience in conducting labour market surveys, employment counselling, and psycho-vocational and vocational assessments with a diverse client base in Northern Ontario.
Since joining Metrics in 2015, Lisa has served as a Psychometrist, Vocational Assessor, Job Search Trainer and Labour Market Surveyor.
Bringing over 20 years of experience in career counselling, vocational rehabilitation, disability management as well as vocational and psychometric assessments, Eva joined Metrics in 2017, serving as a Vocational Assessor and Rehabilitation Specialist. As a Registered Rehabilitation Professional (RRP) and a Canadian Certified Rehabilitation Counsellor (CCRC), and a member of VRA Canada, Eva provides psycho-vocational assessments to injured workers.