Professional Development Advisory Board

Ashlyn Bernier

Ashlyn Bernier

Ashlyn Bernier

Chief Operating Officer 
The Uncomplicated Family 


Ashlyn is Chief Operating Officer at The Uncomplicated Family, which serves complex needs children and their families by developing technological solutions. As COO, she helps manage the leadership team, collaborations and partnerships, growth strategies, and shareholder relations. Prior to joining TUF, Ashlyn spent a year in Halifax as Head of Operations for Athletigen, a startup company in the sports genetics market. She also spent time working in the Office at Alumni Relations at the University of Alberta building the Venture Mentoring Service, a mentorship program for UofA student and alumni entrepreneurs. Ashlyn holds an MBA in Technology Commercialization and a PhD in Medical Sciences, both from the UofA. In her spare time, Ashlyn likes to take her dog for short walks (dogs preference) and attend spin or yoga classes so she can eat all the cheese she wants.