Cheuk offers over 40 years’ experience in organizational leadership and project management. He co-founded an Asian Canadian magazine in cultural and political activism, and led a community protest against racist portrayal of Chinese Canadians by a national television network. Cheuk holds a B.S. and M.S. in systems engineering from Case Western Reserve University and University of California, Berkeley respectively.
Originally a professor of Early Childhood Education at Seneca College, in the past 12 years Rima has trained thousands of people internationally, in the private, public and nonprofit sectors. Certified by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) as an expert in Workplace Diversity and Human Rights training, she has authored publications and developed numerous custom programs so that organizations could achieve meaningful changes in their workplace culture. She has delivered keynote speeches to the University of Toronto, Ryerson University, and Bukkyo University in Kyoto, Japan. Multi-lingual (English, French, Arabic) she has been interviewed by CBC News and Radio, CTV News and Global TV as an expert on unconscious bias.
Ryan has over 10 years of experience in facilitation and public speaking. He holds an M.A. in Gender, Feminist and Women’s Studies and a B.A. in Sexuality Studies, both from York University. He previously worked as an Interpersonal Communication lecturer in the Community Worker program at George Brown College.
Danait is a passionate advocate for social justice and community development. After completing Harmony Movement’s Diversity Leadership Certificate Program, she went on to obtain her B.A. in Health Studies and Peace Studies from McMaster University. She holds a post-graduate degree in International Development Studies from Humber College.