Yoga - Twenty+ years of practicing helps to keep connecting me to the ground and myself. Twelve years of offering weekly Queer & Trans yoga is one of the greatest gigs I’ve ever enjoyed.
Community - Inspired by work experiences in programs like the Healthy TransActions Program at the 519 and BOOST at The Stop - that work to serve marginalized populations in accessing healthy food, community activities, and education.
Education - Bachelor of Arts (Concordia), Counsellor/Advocate for Assaulted Women and Their Children (George Brown), Yoga Teacher Training (Yoga Therapy Toronto), Certified Nutritional Practitioner (Institute of Holistic Nutrition), Community Herbalist (Danette Steele).
Work - Past member of worker-owned natural food market The Big Carrot, current clinic manager at the Midwives Collective of Toronto.
Books - Zami by Audre Lorde, The Outsiders by S.E Hinton, Yoga and Body Image by M.Klein & A.Guest-Jelley, Persepolis by M.Satrapi, A Complicated Kindness by M.Toews, Homegrown Remedies by A.McIntyre, and Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer.