Where are you from and how did you land in London?
I’m originally from Hamilton, Ontario but I spend most of the year in London attending Western University.
Tell us about your education and professional background.
I am currently a third-year student doing an Honours Specialization in English Language and Literature combined with a Major in the School for Advanced Studies in the Arts and Humanities (SASAH).
What cause are you most passionate about?
I am passionate about storytelling, sustainability, writing, and veganism.
Why did you want to volunteer at Innovation Works?
I was drawn to the volunteering program at Innovation works because I wanted to give back to the London community and learn more about the non-profit sector.
What is the best thing that’s happened for you as a result of volunteering at Innovation Works?
I’ve had the opportunity to assist the marketing and communications team to create this campaign to promote the Innovation Works front desk program and increase volunteer and co-tenant connections.
What’s the most interesting thing you’ve learned as a result of volunteering at Innovation Works?
I’ve learned more about non-profits and how this sector has been impacted by Covid-19.
Thank you for all that you do, Reese! Stay tuned for more volunteer features.