Dekkel is in her first year of the STS Master's program. Dedicating her studies and career to research focusing on Paralympic Sport, her research will focus on the use of science and technology to enhance athletic performance in Paralympic sports. Dekkel has worked in athletic development for the Canadian Paralympic Committee and as a data analyst, ambassador, educator, and project manager for Aruba's National Paralympic Team. Currently working as an Assistant Researcher with the Israeli Paralympic Committee, she aims to combine her passions for Paralympic sports, research, science, and technology during her time in the STS program.
Aside from her focus on Paralympic Sports, Dekkel works as a Personal Trainer, Group Fitness Instructor and English Teacher.
MS- Master of Science (Adapted Physical Activity), Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (USA)
BSM- Bachelor of Sport Management (Honours), Brock University, St. Catharines (CANADA)