Please see contact information below to contact panel members for further questions and discussion.
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Thank you to Andy Fiore for filming the event. We will put up information about how to see the video of the evening as it becomes available.
We are very grateful to the Vancouver Public Library for allowing us to have the space to host this forum.
Thank you to everyone in the audience for their comments, passion and promises of advocacy.
In the audience, Trish Garner from the BC Poverty Reduction Coalition spoke about a poverty reduction plan for BC. Read more here.
Panel Speakers in speaking order:
Carrie Gelson Seymour Elementary Teacher firstname.lastname@example.org
Paul Hutton Community Services Manager (Vancouver North) MCFD Paul.Hutton@gov.bc.ca
Margaret Jorgensen Principal Strathcona and Seymour Elementary email@example.com
Janey Lee Thunderbird Elementary Teacher firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Mona Gleason Associate Professor in Educational Studies UBC email@example.com
Scott Vandeloo Youth and Family Worker Macdonald Elementary firstname.lastname@example.org
Kate Hodgson Executive Director Network of Inner City Community Services email@example.com
Mark Proctor Retired Principal VSB firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that Kate Hodgson joined our panel in Dr. Christine Loock’s absence.