PARIM Office and Administration

PARIM Administration

PARIM Office
GF132 – Health Sciences Centre (near Neurology clinic)
Fax (204) 787-2692

Office Hours:
08h00 to 16h00
Monday – Friday

Jessica Executive Director

Jessica Burleson, Executive Director

Jessica has been the Executive Director of PARIM since January 2015. Before PARIM, she managed a full-time post-secondary English program for International students. An experienced educator, she has taught at the University of Winnipeg and the University of Manitoba, where she also earned her B.A. and M.Ed.

Jessica is devoted to lifelong learning, has studied a number of foreign languages, and once upon a time, performed onstage in cabarets and Fringe productions. She is dedicated to the representation, protection, and promotion of PARIM and invites residents to drop by the PARIM office at HSC to say hello to her.

Jessica can be reached at:

Allison, Executive Assistant

Allison Veness, Executive Assistant

Allison has been working at PARIM since March 2018 and has been enjoying the steep learning curve. She has degrees in English and in Education and has taught in South Korea, Taiwan, and India as well as Winnipeg. In her spare time she like running, cooking, and reading.

You can reach Allison at the PARIM office between 8am and 4pm Monday-Friday, by phone at 204.787.3673, or by email at