Laurel Collins

Laurel Collins is an instructor at the University of Victoria, teaching Social Justice Studies and Political Sociology. A dedicated social and environmental activist, Laurel is a delegate to the Victoria Labour Council and the co-chair and co-founder of Divest Victoria. Previously, she worked for Victoria Women in Need, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Northern Uganda, and as the Executive Director of the Victoria Multicultural Society. She co-published a book entitled Women, Adult Education and Leadership in Canada and received a Victoria Community Leadership Award in 2016.