About the Mothers Choice Team
Each and every member of the Mothers Choice Products team cares about giving you and your staff the very best in training, education, and information so that their knowledge can be shared with your customers.
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Sandra Hass, President
Sandra started MCP in 1993 with a clear vision of helping parents find exceptional quality products. She has remained true to her vision for more than 25 years, and MCP continues to provide great products and maintain strong relationships with retailers, hospitals, and health units across Canada. She is incredibly proud of not only the integrity and reputation of Mothers Choice Products but of the products we represent and the MCP team. When she is not leading the charge in the office, Sandra enjoys biking, hiking, and quality family time. She is also an avid reader and was recently inspired by the last book she read, ‘Becoming Michelle’-A memoir about a strong, intelligent woman, who sets a wonderful example of how to be a mom and successful businesswoman.
Kyle Hass, General Manager
Born and raised in Richmond BC, Kyle’s official career at MCP started back in 2009 as a warehouse clerk. However, as the eldest son in the Hass family, he’s worked here his entire life in some capacity. He began as a warehouse clerk and progressed to Logistics & Warehouse Manager. While working in the warehouse, Kyle studied Entrepreneurial Leadership at Kwantlen University and Future Supply Chain & Logistics Management at the Munich University of Applied Science. Through his dedication, ambition, and solid work ethic, Kyle is now MCP’s General Manager. His favourite aspect of his role is supporting a team that is passionate about what they do and seeing the impact Mother’s Choice Products has made with Canadian mothers and within the healthcare community. Outside of work, Kyle is likely pursuing his passions of snowboarding and mountain biking – preferably in Whistler. He’s also a sports fanatic and enjoys baseball, golf, football, and hockey – he is a die-hard Canucks fan.
Monique Langlois, Finance and Administration Manager (French and English)
Originally from Quebec, Monique relocated to the West Coast by way of Toronto and joined the MCP family in 2012. Monique came with a wealth of varied experience that included office manager, bookkeeper, controller, customer service manager, and even a French language teacher! Monique flourishes in her role as Office Manager and enjoys setting up systems that allow her colleagues to do their jobs more efficiently. When she’s not working, she’s watching sunsets on the Fraser River from her rooftop, travelling, swimming, and practicing yoga. But most importantly, Monique loves spending time with her grandsons.
Angela Yamaoka, Product Specialist & Marketing Support
Angela was born and raised in beautiful British Columbia and is originally from the Okanagan Valley. Her career began as a Health Care Provider before moving to a pharmaceutical company. She joined the MCP family in 2008 after deciding that she would rather be a part of a smaller and more family-oriented environment. Angela thrives on learning the ins and outs of all our products and determining the best way for our customers to use them. She firmly believes that the more we know about our products, the better we can serve our customers; whether it be moms themselves or the hospitals that care for them. While she loves to travel and explore new places, BC and the Pacific coast is her home. When she’s not working or volunteering for one of her son’s events, you can usually find her on a ball field or hear her in a gym, cheering them on.
Janet Law, Territory Manager (BC, AB, MB SK)
Born and raised in Vancouver, Janet became an integral member of the MCP family in 1996. As a new mother at the time, Janet was experiencing her own breastfeeding challenges. She became familiar with Mother Choice Products after renting one of our pumps. Her love of people and commitment to service combined with her experience in retail have proven invaluable here at MCP. Janet’s passions are varied and extensive and include the creative arts in all forms, nature, travel, education, and healing through meditation and self-care. Janet lives life fully as a curious adventurer.
Natalie Scida, Territory Manager (ON East)
Born and raised in Montreal, Natalie now resides just outside of Toronto. After many years working in the pharmaceutical industry, both as an event planner and in sales, she joined the Mothers Choice Products family in 2011. She loves the fact that with her job each day is unique, and she has the opportunity to build strong relationships based on mutual trust and respect with her clients. Natalie is fluent in both French and English. Her passion outside of work is spending time with her family, which is her absolute favourite thing to do.
Jillian Joly, Territory Manager (ON West)
Jillian first joined MCP in 2013. She has extensive outside sales experience and once she became a mother, decided that she wanted to b e a part of something she was passionate about, leading her to Mothers Choice Products. After taking a brief hiatus to be a stay-at-home mom to her two beautiful daughters, Jillian rejoined the team in 2019. She is committed to providing clients with exceptional products and experiences, enjoys sharing her product knowledge, and thrives on building positive and lasting relationships. Originally from Sudbury, Jillian now resides in Southwestern Ontario and loves travelling and spending quality time with her kids.
Maria Tavares, Territory Manager (QC and Atlantic)
Originally from Portugal, Maria now calls Montreal her home. She joined Mothers Choice Products in 2012 bringing with her a wealth of experience from years of working in medical sales. Maria’s goal is to help Canadian moms have the best breastfeeding experience possible and she goes out of her way to meet the needs of her clients. She is proud to present quality products that she knows will allow parents to feed their babies as naturally as possible. Maria is inquisitive by nature and loves learning new things. She speaks three languages: English, French, and Portuguese. When she isn’t working, Maria takes pleasure in the simple things such as dining at the newest Montreal restaurants, taking in a movie or comedy show, and enjoying all the Montreal festivals, even the ones in the winter!
Judith, Customer Service, Marketing Assistant (French and English)
Originally from Switzerland, Judith is an avid traveler and met her husband while in Australia. They settled in Vancouver during Y2K and in 2012, after years of working in admin and as a bilingual customer service rep, Judith decided to join the family at MCP. Judith wears a multitude of hats here in the office and relishes her role as being an integral part of a talented and cohesive team. She is fluent in English, Swiss-German, German, and French. In her spare time, you can find Judith practising yoga, reading the next inspirational novel (or the latest issue of People magazine depending on her mood), and/or indulging in her love of travel. She is also the proud mother of two teenage daughters.
Jenny, Customer Service (French and English)
Originally from Montreal and born to Argentinian parents, Jenny is fluent in English, French, and Spanish. Jenny has been with MCP since 2015, and has a strong background as a multilingual customer service rep. Jenny enjoys being a member of a talented team with a company that values work-life balance and the flexibility that is required to juggle work and family life. As the mother of four beautiful children, Jenny spends most of her time enjoying outdoor activities with her very active family.
Eva, Customer Service (French and English)
The youngest member of the MCP family, Eva joined the team in May 2018 during her senior year of high school. Previously, Eva had worked in both hospitality and retail and volunteered at the Immigrant Services Society of BC. Her favourite aspect of her role is being able to interact and work cohesively with the amazing MCP team to provide excellent customer service and quality products to our valued customers. Eva grew up here in Richmond, BC, is a competitive student-athlete, and is currently pursuing her bachelor’s degree at the University of British Columbia. She loves to travel, and to-date has visited over 10 different countries. She also speaks three languages: English, French, and Russian.
Joey, Warehouse and Logisitics
Born and raised in Richmond BC, Joey found a “home” managing the MCP warehouse in 2015 after deciding to utilize his previous warehouse experience and transition away from the customer service industry. His favourite aspects of working at MCP are the casual family-like atmosphere and knowing that the products he is sending out are going to hospitals like the ones his friends and family have had their children. Joey is fluent in two languages, English and French. His wealth of hobbies includes, but is in no way limited to, playing Magic the Gathering, rap battling, fantasy hockey, and spending obscene amounts of money at Tim Hortons. And although the Canucks will always be #1 in his heart, we are reluctant to reveal that his favourite NHL team is…the Nashville Predators.