Nazik Deniz joined the York Region Women’s Foundation in 2016 as Director of Treasury. Nazik plays a vital role in ensuring YRWF’s financial health, so the mission of the organization can be achieved. Nazik’s critical appraisal skills, working knowledge of organizational operations and human resource management all contributes to YRWF’s success and vitality.
Holding a Master of Science in Education, Nazik comes to YRWF with a wealth of knowledge and experience. She is the former Executive Director of the Roma Community Centre, Toronto and has worked for over 10 years as a mentor and educator. Nazik is fluent in English, Bulgarian and Turkish and founder of the World Romani Dialects Interpretation Bureau.
Nazik is passionate about women’s issues and she is committed to helping women face obstacles with knowledge and determination.