Luz Lima-Upham

Program Coordinator, Halifax Connector Program

As a Program Coordinator, Luz connects new immigrants, local and international graduates (Connectees) with businesses and community leaders in their industry of interest (Connectors). Through these connections, Connectors contribute to Halifax prosperity; while, Connectees gain insight into their professional network, and connect with career opportunities. 


Originally from Tabasco, Mexico. Luz came to Canada as an International Student. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB, a Bachelor’s in Industrial Engineering from Universidad Anahuac Xalapa (Mexico) and a Certificate in Immigration Law, Policies and Procedures from the University of British Columbia. Luz is passionate about multiculturalism and helping newcomers succeed. Her personal passions are spending time with her husband and her young sons, Noah and Luke.


Languages: Spanish, French


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