Leadership Team - Ten Oaks Project

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

Nina is a non-straight, non-cis, white person living with various chronic illnesses. Nina’s pronouns are they/them.
They have been a participant at Project Acorn, on the Youth Advisory Committee, and Nina is excited to now be on the LT as the YAC programming coordinator.
Nina’s passion for words has translated into professional editing, witty rants, and poetry. They enjoy playing board games, crafting, going on spontaneous adventures, and hanging out with cats.


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.