Staffing Announcement: Customer Value and Supply Chain Portfolio

A message shared on behalf of Joanne Bonnet, Associate Dean, Customer Value and Supply Chain.  

Dear Colleagues, 

After three years of successfully coordinating the Advertising and Marketing Communications Diploma and Advertising and Marketing Communications Management Advanced Diploma programs, Marc Doucette has chosen to focus his time and passion in the classroom. Marc shared that his move from industry to education was to fulfill his dream of teaching and I am pleased to support his decision. Please join me in thanking Marc for his dedication to the coordinator role, and his thoughtful, kind, and wise stewardship of these programs.  

I’m pleased to announce Garrett Hall and Natasha Millar will be the new joint Program ​Coordinators for the Advertising and Marketing Communications Diploma and Advertising and Marketing Communications Management Advanced Diploma programs, effective Fall 2022.  

Natasha Millar 

For over 25 years, Natasha has worked in the consumer-packaged goods industry, leading global brands for fortune 500 organizations including Kellogg’s, Reckitt Benckiser, Kraft Foods, and Unilever, living in Canada, the US, and the UK.   Most recently as the Senior Director of Marketing at Kellogg’s Canada, Natasha led the strategic growth agenda for the breakfast portfolio, inclusive of innovation, marketing planning, and digital media activations. 

Natasha holds a BA (Hons) in Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, an MSc in Marketing through the Edinburgh Business School at Heriott-Watt University, and a certificate in Adult Education from Sheridan College. 

Natasha joined Sheridan in 2020 and has been teaching a variety of courses within the Advertising and Marketing Communications Management, Business Marketing, Business Administration Marketing and Advertising Account Management programs. Natasha has been keenly involved in the development of a micro-credential, course development, and is the course lead for the 5th-semester Integrated Communications Capstone course. Natasha’s expertise has led the capstone experience through working with clients, the City of Brampton Fire Department, and Sheridan’s Black History Committee. Her commitment to mentoring and dynamic teaching practice has been valued by her students and colleagues.  

Garrett Hall 

Garrett has been a Professor of Digital Marketing with Sheridan since 2015. Garrett is also a Mentor-in-Residence at Sheridan’s EDGE entrepreneurship hub, and a Faculty Advisor with ENACTUS Sheridan, the Sheridan Business Association and the Learn-to-Earn applied digital marketing club. 

Garrett graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Arts with Honours in 1986. After this, he completed his MBA in 1988 from the University of Alberta. Upon graduation, Garrett moved to Toronto and has lived in the GTA for 30 years. 

Garrett brought to Sheridan his years of business management and marketing experience from entrepreneurial and large-enterprise organizations, having held positions across multiple disciplines including advertising agency Account Executive with VMLY&R, Director of New Business with Atomes, Product Group Manager with Scholastic, eCommerce company Business Owner as The Added Touch and a Marketing Consultant with eosFirst.  

Garrett is also undertaking a $154,200 federally funded research project measuring (revenue and digital assets over a 15-month period) the effectiveness of Sheridan digital marketing course materials and instruction in supporting 50 established small to medium-sized businesses (  

Outside of business, learning, and education, Garrett’s passion is nature. In his spare time, Garrett is in the woods in Muskoka and is also a volunteer mentor supporting various businesses at all stages of development. 

Please join me in welcoming both Garrett and Natasha to their roles as Co-Coordinators, Advertising and Marketing Communications Diploma and Advertising and Marketing Communications Management diploma programs. 

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