Meet Our Team
Adibba (she/her) is a student-researcher, change-maker, and one of the co-founders of ReImagine17 currently living in Mohkinstsis. Her passion for the SDGs and RE17 is rooted in creating a space for youth voices and youth-led action, centred around building a community of practice.
Co-Founder and Programming Director
Amanda (she/her) is a recent BA Public Policy Studies graduate from Mount Saint Vincent University. She is passionate about helping people find solutions to problems and is looking forward to continuing to find creative and innovative ways for ReImagine17 to approach their communications and programming to contribute to a just, inclusive, sustainable and accessible society.
Anjali (she/her) is the proud daughter of Indian immigrants, born on Treaty 7 territory. Driven by the power of intercultural collaboration, she is a co-founder of ReImagine17 and currently lives at Kinbrace, doing life in community with refugee claimants. Her days are punctuated by cups of tea, shared meals, and jumps on the trampoline with Kinbrace's youngest residents.
Co-Founder & Executive Supervisor
Emma (she/her) is a graduate from the University of Guelph with a major in Business Management and a minor in International Development. Emma has been a member of the ReImagine17 team since December of 2021. In her spare time, Emma enjoys hiking, camping, and knitting.
Co-Executive Officer - Internal Relations
Kate (she/they) was born and raised in the SF Bay. They are a Political Science and Honours Geography double major entering their fifth year at UBC, where they have become heavily involved in the sustainability community. They are inspired to continue working by the meaningful spaces they facilitate with diverse, interdisciplinary groups of youth.
Finance & Resource Director
Ganiyat (she/her) is a research and policy professional who’s been recognized as Alberta’s Top 30 Under 30. With an academic background in Honours Political Science and International Relations, Ganiyat brings an interdisciplinary and intersectional lens to her work informed by her lived experiences and involvement with grassroots movements and the political sphere.
Co-Executive Officer - External Relations
Jordan (he/him) recently graduated from Mechanical Engineering at the University of Waterloo and has a passion for sustainable development. He is the Strategic Partnerships Director at ReImagine17 and is a co-founder of Impact Alliance at his University.
Co-Founder & Strategic Partnerships Director
Vicky (she/her) is a 5th year student studying Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, and Sustainable Food Systems at UBC. She is grateful for the opportunities to integrate her love for research, advocacy, and knowledge translation through her work at ReImagine17, and she is passionate about amplifying and mobilizing youth voices and actions towards social justice.
Co-Founder & Advocacy and Research Director