Ann Welsh is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant and a member of the Canadian Association of Professional Immigration Consultants (CAPIC). She earned her Master of Arts degree at the University of Toronto, where her research focused on the intersections of immigration, geography and gender.
Ann has been engaged in a variety of client, policy and academic work related to immigration and settlement for the past ten years. She has represented clients on a range of temporary and permanent residence applications as an independent consultant prior to joining Bellissimo Law Group.
Ann was also extensively involved in immigration initiatives in Northern Ontario, where she assisted in the development and management of an immigrant settlement agency and worked with local leaders to build community capacity with regard to immigration. Ann has received multiple awards for her work with newcomers to Canada, including a Newcomer Champion Award from the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration.
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