The creation of Union has been led by a small team of local researchers and organizers. Stay tuned for updates over the coming months as this team expands to bring on new skills and perspectives.
Sean is a lifelong Waterloo Region resident who supports non-profits, social enterprises, co-operatives, and municipalities with research and program development through his organization, Scaled Purpose.
He holds a business undergraduate degree from Wilfrid Laurier University, and a masters in Sustainability Managent front the University of Waterloo. Sean serves as a board member for Hold the Line, a local nonprofit that celebrates smart growth planning policies and a strong countryside in Waterloo Region.
You can find Sean flying a hot air balloon or cycling around town.
In her other life, she is a PhD student focusing on co-operative governance models in conservation land trusts. Alex was the co-organizer of Disrupting the Disrupters, a recent conference on platform co-operativism. Her favourite meal is breakfast.