Operations Team


Talha Zafar

Talha Zafar

Business Operations Manager

Talha Zafar is the business operations manager for the O'Brien Institute. Previously, Talha worked in in performance management and management accounting at the University of Alberta.

Talha has a bachelor’s degree in accounting and is pursuing a chartered professional accountant (CPA) designation, as well as a master of business administration (MBA).  

The business operations manager supports the operations of the O’Brien Institute, its component groups, units, and programs, through the coordination and prioritization of wide ranging organizational, management, and financial activities. 

When not focusing on his studies, Talha enjoys traveling, reading, watching sports, Netflix, and spending time with family. He is also a part-time photographer. 


Contact information

talha.zafar3@ucalgary.ca

Leslie Campbell

Administrative Coordinator

Leslie Campbell has joined the O’Brien Institute as their Administrative Coordinator.

She has been an administrative assistant for Dr. Tom Stelfox since June 2017 in the Department of Critical Care Medicine (DCCM), Alberta Health Services.

She has been working as an administrative assistant for more than 10 years and previously supported senior management in AHS Workplace Health and Safety and the Libin Institute. She graduated with a Bachelor of Public Relations from Mount Saint Vincent University in 2008.


Contact information

leslie.campbell@ucalgary.ca

Leslie Campbell