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Joey Coleman

Joey Coleman is a Journalism Fellow at the University of Toronto’s Massey College and Canada's first crowdfunded local journalist. Joey provides extensive coverage of City Hall at More information about Joey Coleman;

Matthew Green

Matthew Green was elected as the New Democratic Party MP representing Hamilton Centre in the 2019 Canadian election. He is a former City Councillor for Ward 3 (Hamilton Centre) in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. More information about Matthew Green:

Sarah Jama

Sarah Jama is a community organizer based in Hamilton Ontario and co-founder of the Disability Justice Network of Ontario. More information about Sarah Jama:

Dr. Karen Bird

Dr. Karen Bird is the Chair of the Department of Political Science at McMaster University. Her work focuses on ethnic and gender diversity, intersectionality, and the political representation of women, indigenous groups, and immigrant-origin and ethnic minorities in parliaments around the world. More information about Dr. Karen Bird:

Maureen Wilson

Maureen Wilson is the City Councillor for Ward 1 in Hamilton, Ontario. She has degrees from McMaster University, Queen’s University, and the University of Toronto and 10 years of experience in Hamilton’s local and regional governments. More information about Maureen Wilson:

Alex Johnston

Alex Johnstone is a Chair and Trustee for Wards 11 & 12 of the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board. More information about Alex Jonstone:

Dave Heidebrecht

Dave Heidebrecht is the manager for the Office of Community Engagement at McMaster University. He is also the founding chair of Cycle Hamilton Coalition Inc., an advocacy organization that promotes a healthy, safe, and sustainable cycling culture in Hamilton. More information about Dave Heidebrecht:

Ausma Malik

Ausma Malik is a human rights activist, the Director of Social Engagement at the Atkinson Foundation, and a former Toronto District School Board Trustee for Ward 10 (Trinity-Spadina). More information about Ausma Malik:

Nirupan Sivakumaran

Nirupan Sivakumaran is the CEO of Forvera health. He has extensive experience in the corporate and non-profit sector and a degree in International Relations from the University of Toronto. More information about Forvera health:

McMaster University Alumni Association

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We Make Change

We Make Change is a global movement connecting purpose-driven individuals with high-impact NGOs to develop projects supporting the causes they care about. More information about we make change: