Jean Ann Ledwell Proud of her Newfoundland heritage, Jean Ann has been an adult educator and tireless advocate for the rights of women, the poor, the disabled and the environment – in Canada and the developing world. She is an Ursuline Sister and has served on her congregation’s Leadership Team for Ontario. She is a founder of The Elderberry Connection and serves on the board of the Canadian Alternative Investment Co-operative Foundation.

Jean Ann Ledwell

Proud of her Newfoundland heritage, Jean Ann has been an adult educator and tireless advocate for the rights of women, the poor, the disabled and the environment – in Canada and the developing world. She is an Ursuline Sister and has served on her congregation’s Leadership Team for Ontario. She is a founder of The Elderberry Connection and serves on the board of the Canadian Alternative Investment Co-operative Foundation.

Rienk DeVries Rienk has worked with public sector organizations in three countries to implement best practices in water utility service delivery. He co-authored the Water Environment Federation Manual of Practice 33, “Information Technology in Water and Wastewater Utilities,” and helped develop Canada’s Urban Strategy Report.  He has also worked with water and wastewater utilities across Canada to deliver cost-effective services that meet stringent quality standards. He loves helping Canadians find ways to protect water.

Rienk DeVries

Rienk has worked with public sector organizations in three countries to implement best practices in water utility service delivery. He co-authored the Water Environment Federation Manual of Practice 33, “Information Technology in Water and Wastewater Utilities,” and helped develop Canada’s Urban Strategy Report.  He has also worked with water and wastewater utilities across Canada to deliver cost-effective services that meet stringent quality standards. He loves helping Canadians find ways to protect water.

Peter Giffen Peter Giffen is a Toronto writer and editor who likes to address social justice and environmental issues. His favourite body of water is Lake Huron.

Peter Giffen

Peter Giffen is a Toronto writer and editor who likes to address social justice and environmental issues. His favourite body of water is Lake Huron.