Amanda Siino | Program Officer, Canada
(514) 954-0382, ext. 243
666 Sherbrooke West – Suite 1100
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1E7
Amanda (she/her) joined the Equitas team in December 2019 as a Program Officer, Canada. She supports building inclusive communities in Canada through the coordination and realization of the youth-centered Speaking Rights Program. Before joining Equitas she worked primarily with refugees, particularly refugee youth at a community-based organisation in Cairo, Egypt. Amanda holds an M.A. in Development Studies, with a certificate in Refugee Studies from York University in Toronto, and a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism. She is a passionate advocate for the rights of displaced peoples and LGBTQ2IA+ folks in Canada, and internationally.