Meet the leadership team
The Project Acorn Leadership Team is an awesome group of volunteer coordinators who select the YAC and ROC teams each year, guide and support the YAC in the development and delivery of Project Acorn, and oversee the evaluation of the program and its volunteers.
ROC Programming Coordinator
Quinn is a queer trans guy, who loves star wars, and aims to work towards being an accomplice. He works in queer services, and likes biking, climbing, and eating ice cream in his spare time. Quinn loves working towards building community, and is passionate about education, learning, and making change.
ROC Support Coordinator
Christina is super excited to be joining the leadership team again this year as the support coordinator after having been a participant and a YAC at Project Acorn in the past. She is a librarian with a background in history who has lived in Ottawa for a decade. In her professional life she is passionate about access to information, public history, and the place for research libraries in supporting resource discovery and the research process. In her personal life Christina’s passions include science fiction, tea, curling, and her cat Fritz.
YAC Programming Coordinator
YAC Support Coordinator
Ash is a disabled transmasculine person who really loves animals. They are an owner of 4 cats. They’ve been coming to Camp Ten Oaks since they were 12, and this will be their third year at Project Acorn. They are also into crystals, music and video editing.
*Please note that not all Leadership Team members might be comfortable being named publicly and so the above is not a full listing.