Pride Camping Association | Co-Founder
Amanda holds an MA in Interdisciplinary Studies, with a focus on Applied Psychology in Education, Women’s Studies, and Sociology. They have over 20 years of experience working in the camping and youth development field and have held leadership positions in camping programs across Canada. For the past 14 years Amanda has focused on working with campers, staff and organizations representing marginalized and diverse communities, with particular focus on using anti-oppressive theory and practice to help organizations develop policies and guidelines that foster inclusion. Amanda identifies as queer and genderqueer, and draws on their personal experiences in the camping community to advocate for more inclusive programs and spaces.