Allison Burgess will be on parental leave as of June 11th. I am pleased to announce that David Pereira has accepted the term role of Sexual & Gender Diversity Officer from May 22, 2018 – July 5, 2019. A former Vanier Scholar, David brings with him a breadth of knowledge and experiences to this role. He is currently completing his PhD in Social Justice Education at OISE/UT. He has worked at the University of Toronto in a number of capacities, including his most recent experiences as an Academic Advisor at the OISE Student Success Centre and as a Course Instructor and Teaching Assistant in the Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies. Throughout his time at U of T, he has also worked in residence life, as a co-chair for the St. George Positive Space committee, at the Faculty of Nursing, University College, Hart House, and at one point, as the Program Assistant in the Sexual & Gender Diversity Office. Please join me in welcoming David to this new role. He can be reached directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
At this time, we also send our good wishes to former Program Coordinator Robin Fraser, who has accepted a new role at Ryerson University.