Ms. Jenna Yaraskavitch
Research Assistant


  • Research Assistant

Degrees and Certifications

  • Master of Human Kinetics Specialization in Intervention and Consultation – University of Ottawa
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology – Queen’s University

Research Interests

  • Physical Activity Promotion
  • Physical Literacy

Projects in Progress

  • Fearless Physical Activity


Jenna completed her Bsc in Kinesiology in 2015 at Queen’s University and then moved to Ottawa to complete a Master of Human Kinetics (MHK) at the University of Ottawa. In 2016, Jenna joined the HALO team as a research assistant, coordinating the Fearless Physical Activity project. Outside of her work at HALO Jenna enjoys being active through recreational sports and keeps busy as a competitive volleyball coach.