Prevain Devendran was born in Guelph,Ontario and spent the majority of his childhood years in Toronto. He attended high school at St. Michael’s College School, run by the Basilian Fathers. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Trinity College at the University of Toronto majoring in International Relations, Political Science and Religion. He then went on to law school at the University of Windsor. Prevain was subsequently called to the Ontario bar in 2010 after articling in Toronto.
Prior to joining Salt and Light, Prevain practiced law for 5 years in private practice at notable litigation firms, where he was privileged to appear before judges of the Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Appeal.
Since joining Salt and Light, Prevain has worked in the role of the Manager of Operations, which encompasses assisting the Production and Programming Department and Salt and Light's Marketing and Communications Department with the day to day operation of our TV station. Prevain is also Salt and Light TV’s English speaking voice for the Pope’s weekly General Audience.
Prevain has been on pilgrimage to the Holy Land, volunteered with the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata, India, and attend the canonization of Saint Teresa of Kolkata (Mother Teresa) in Rome in 2015.
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