Meghan Trepanier is passionate about community development and has played an active role in the public service sector. She has worked in education for several years in British Columbia, Quebec and Mexico. She has also been employed by the Government of Canada and York University in research-oriented roles. Following an interim position as the Executive Director of Yoga Outreach, a Vancouver-based charitable organization, she recently transitioned to another charitable, non-profit organization called the Canadian Centre for Financial Literacy. She is currently the Research and Evaluation Coordinator for this national organization. Meghan has Bachelor degrees in International Studies (Laval University) and Education (UBC) as well as a Master’s degree in Public and International Affairs (York University). An avid supporter of the artistic sector, she strongly believes in the mission of Urban Ink and is committed to supporting the creation of diverse works of art. Meghan is enthusiastic about her role with Urban Ink and is excited to have the opportunity to contribute to increasing the diversity in the arts sector in her community.