Presenter ( Samantha Letourneau)
Samantha Letourneau has been working in community engagement and providing diversity training for 15 years. She has developed and delivered training seminars in cultural competency, human rights and cross-cultural awareness and diversity for both private and non-profit organizations. Samantha holds a BA in Global Studies with a focus on human rights, from Vancouver Island University and a Masters in Adult Education from St. Francis Xavier University. She was the recipient of the Marie Gillen award in 2015 for her master's research that focused on the effects of art engagement on Canadian women learners impacted by abuse.