Staff Introductions: Kenny Hildebrand

Name: Kenny Hildebrand Title: National Head of Communications (2018-2019) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2019 Background: I was born and raised in the Niagara Region. I come from a Mennonite family, immigrating to Canada from a Mennonite colony in what is now modern-day Ukraine. The Mennonite worldview remains significant to me to this day, […]

Staff Introductions: Latania Christie

Name: Latania Christie Title: National Head of Mentorship (2018-2019) Law School: Osgoode Hall, Class of 2020 Background: I was born in Spanish Town, Jamaica, but moved to Canada at seven years old. I grew up in Hamilton, Ontario. I’m a born advocate: this seems to be a constant variable in my life despite any situational or geographical changes. […]

Staff Introductions: Brittany Cerqua

Name: Brittany Cerqua Title: National Head of Strategy (2018-2019) Law School: University of Ottawa, Class of 2019 Background: I am originally from Toronto. Memorable Moment in Law School: My involvement with the First Generation Network. I experienced firsthand how hard it is to enter law school, after navigating an intimidating application process, only to find out that there are […]

Staff Introductions: Jasmine Tsang

Name: Jasmine Tsang Title: National Head of Alumni Relations (2018-2019) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2020 Background: I grew in Northern Ontario, just outside Sudbury. I am second-generation Chinese on my father’s side and French Canadian on my mother’s side. Unfortunately, I can only speak French at the moment, but I am slowly learning […]

Staff Introductions: Annette Latoszewska

Name: Annette Latoszewska Title: National Head of Fundraising (2018-2019) Law School: University of Toronto, Class of 2020 Background: My parents together with my brother emigrated from Poland to Germany, and then finally to Canada before I was born. We lived briefly in Hamilton, Ontario, but I’ve spent virtually my entire life in Pickering, Ontario. I’m fortunate […]

Staff Introductions: Winston Gee

Name: Winston Gee Title: Board Member Law School: University of Toronto, Class of 2017 Background: I was born in Toronto to a Muslim father from The Gambia and a Catholic mother from London, England. But my upbringing is far less cosmopolitan – I was raised in Orillia, Ontario, a small town about 30 minutes north of Barrie. […]

Staff Introductions: Simi Solebo

Name: Simi Solebo Title: National Head of Student Life (2018-2019) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2020 Background: I was born in London, England. I moved to Canada when I was ten. I have always wanted to be a lawyer ever since I was young. My mum calls me a freedom fighter. I […]

Staff Introductions: Dianna Robinson

Name: Dianna Robinson Title: Board Member Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2018 Background: I was born in Jamaica where I spent my early years. I started school there when I was two years old. While my time as a schoolgirl in Jamaica was short, it instilled in me a great love for learning, and […]

Staff Introductions: Brooke Longhurst

Name: Brooke Longhurst Title: Founder, Board Member Law School: University of Toronto, Class of 2018 Background: I am a proud country girl! I grew up growing potatoes alongside generations of farmers. Every Saturday we would sell our produce at the local farmers market in Woodville, Ontario. It made for a lot of great memories. Before law school, I completed […]