Administrative Project Coordinator

Araxi Arslanian is the Administrative Project Coordinator at Cadence as well as an actor and writer. After nine-plus years as a frontline worker in mental health and addictions, Araxi brings enthusiasm, empathy and dynamic problem-solving to every situation. Dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge and human potential, Araxi is always delighted to be of service to colleagues and Cadence clients.

Background & Experience

Araxi has been a professional actor since 1995, whose theatre credits include the Citadel Theatre, Tarragon Theatre, and the Stratford Festival of Canada. Her independent theatre work garnered two Dora Mavor Moore nominations and the Emerging Artist award from the Canada Council. Equally dedicated to supporting individuals grappling with mental illness, addictions and underhousing, Araxi has done frontline work since 2012 in harm reduction, gendered violence, anti-oppression and outreach. She graduated from Toronto Metropolitan University with a Bachelor of Social Work.