About Us

Jo

Chair

Jo Harkless is a Grade 12 student at BSS. She is the head of the knitting club and a member of the Black Student Union, among other organizations. She is passionate about environmental justice and is excited to make this summit happen!

Ella

Vice Chair

Ella is a Grade 12 student and founder and co-head of the BSS Black Student Union. She loves chicken wings and is very passionate about diversity, equity and inclusion work.



Emmy

Communications

Emmy is a Grade 11 student at BSS. She is the Co-Head of the Pride Committee, GSA and a member of many other diversity, equity and inclusion-related clubs and committees. Emmy strives to carry on building a world where true equity, diversity and inclusion is as common as the cold. She is passionate about tea and dogs.



Xin Ran

Communications

Xin Ran is a Grade 11 student at BSS. She is the Co-Head of the Asian Student Union and Art Club and works on other clubs as well. She’s passionate about politics, philosophy and film.



Mofe

Management

Mofe is a Grade 10 student at BSS. She is a member of the Black Student Union, Law Club and Speakers Union. She has led a microaggression initiative for the Middle and Senior School for three years and is very passionate about diversity, equity and inclusion work as well as gaining new, worldly perspectives.



Naila

Finance

Naila is a Grade 10 student at BSS. She is a member of the Global Awareness Council, Speakers Union, Mock Trial, and Model United Nations. She is passionate about global issues, human rights, as well as diversity, equity, and inclusion work. In her free time, Naila enjoys running and photography.

Stephanie

Operations

Stephanie is a Grade 12 student at BSS. She is a Community Voices Prefect and is committed to exploring social justice and diversity, equity, and inclusion in her school and local community. She is passionate about history, law, and can’t wait to meet you all in April!



Sarah

Operations

Sarah is a Grade 12 student at BSS and is delighted to be a part of this initiative alongside such a wonderful team. As a Community Voices Prefect this year, Sarah has co-planned events that promote diversity, equity and inclusion at BSS. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering and acapella.