Posts filed under: People


Hugues is an artist, designer and doctoral student who has been involved in the HIV community for almost 10 years now. His work and commitments are all driven by the...... Read More


Jeremy works as the Senior Manager for the AVI Health and Wellness Centre in Nanaimo, a low barrier community health centre serving  people existing in the margins of the health...... Read More


Amanda is from the Heiltsuk, Nuxalk, and Squamish Nations. She serves the people of the Downtown Eastside Vancouver through her work with Lookout Housing Society as a Medical Shelter Resource...... Read More


While Martin grew up and completed his education at Western University in London Ontario, he spent much of his adult life living and working abroad in England and in Toronto in the ‘Mad Men’...... Read More


Kendall is a proud trans woman. She is a PLDI Facilitator-in-training with almost 3 decades of HIV community involvement through volunteerism and employment. Diagnosed HIV positive in 1984, she has...... Read More


Brittany Cameron is a 35-year-old woman from Nogojiwanong/Peterborough. Brittany wears many hats in the HIV sector; she is the current Co-Chair of the Canadian Positive People Network (CPPN), part of...... Read More


Patrice currently works at  PVSQ  and previously was  Research Coordinator of the Stigma Index community research in Quebec while at COCQ-SIDA. He is also sexology student at UQAM. He co-facilitates...... Read More


Ken is trained in law, a GIPA champion, a PLDI trainer and defines himself as ”a Montrealer by choice, a seropositive by chance”. Ken is currently the Executive Director of...... Read More


Honoured to be part of the PLDI/IDLP trainer team, Monte is continually inspired by the strength and leadership demonstrated by his peers. He feels a deep sense of meaning witnessing...... Read More


Berta is truly a leader and exemplifies leadership values, she has been on her leadership journey with PLDI since the spring of 2017. Berta draws on her past to support...... Read More