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Tristan Smyth

Board of Directors – Director

Gatineau, Quebec

Recognizing their contribution to the not-for-profit sector, Tristan was named one of Canada’s top 21 Young Impact Leaders in 2019 by Future of Good. As a queer, nonbinary person with living experience of disabilities, Tristan brings over a decade of community engagement and operations experience in the not-for-profit sector, having served as a senior executive at regional and national charities. Currently, they are the Chief Impact & Strategy Officer with Warshield — an Indigenous-owned government relations and socio-economic development company.

In addition to their work with Warshield, Tristan teaches about responsible investing for Carleton University’s School of Public Policy & Administration and serves, at the board level, with the Mount Royal University Alumni Association, Canadian Centre for Gender & Sexual Diversity, and Causeway Work Centre.



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