Dea is a recent graduate of the Bachelor’s of Social Work program at McMaster University, and holds a previous degree in Sociology. They are invested in community-building and developing opportunities for accessible engagement in the environment. Dea is eager to expand their knowledge on sustainable ecosystems this summer!

Fiona is a third-year McMaster University student in the BA Environment & Society program. She is very excited to be supporting Green Venture’s environmental education programming this year.

Lucas is currently an Environmental Engineering student at the University of Waterloo. He has been involved in many environmental activist groups and environmental justice organizations starting from around age 14.

Ryan has just completed a Concurrent Education degree at Brock University.

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Brandon is a second-year Humber College student enrolled in the Sustainable Energy and Building Technology Program. His knowledge and passion for sustainable living has led him to Green Venture as an Energy Program Assistant.

Annabella has recently graduated from the Master of Forest Conservation program at the University of Toronto. As a city girl, Annabella is passionate about bringing nature back into the city and connecting with it. She loves to go for long hikes and to discover new places. Annabella is excited to join the Green Venture team as the Urban Forest Project Coordinator and connecting with the local community.

Moises comes to Green Venture with a Bachelors in International Development and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Sustainability Management. With his background in canvassing and business development, he looks forward to connecting with diverse communities, educating on sustainability initiatives, and growing Green Venture’s energy programs.

Liesel comes to Green Venture with a bachelor’s degree in Drama in Education and the Community. She has a strong passion for community education and empowering youth to make change. Liesel looks forward to connecting with the community.

With over 10 years of diverse horticultural experience and a Master of Landscape Architecture from State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Jessica is thrilled to be supporting Green Venture in their gardening programs and green infrastructure.

Miranda is passionate about climate change adaptation with a Masters in Climate Change and undergraduate in Geography and Environmental Management from the University of Waterloo.