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Katherine Penny

Penny, Katherine


TRS 3-044


(416) 979-5000 ext. 7260

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Katherine Penny

Director, Curriculum Quality Assurance, Ryerson University

Professor, Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Katherine Penny has been a member of the faculty of TRSHTM for many years with a primary teaching focus on operations management courses.  Katherine was the Director of the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management from 1997 to 2005 during which time she was named a Fellow of the Ontario Hostelry Institute, the Canadian School of Management and the International Institute of Hospitality.  Katherine received the 2002 Educator of the Year Pinnacle Award, sponsored by Kostuch Publications Limited, the 2004 Ontario Hostelry Institute Gold Award for Excellence in the Category of Educator and was named an Alumnus of Distinction at Humber College in 2005.  After her terms as Director, Katherine initiated and oversaw Ryerson’s Experiential Learning Office.  Most recently Katherine has been seconded to the Office of the Vice Provost Academic as Director of Curriculum Quality Assurance for the University.


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