Harnessing the innovative potential of youth and communities

Hibaq Gelle’s mission is to build sustainable communities by tapping into the innovative capacities of the non-profit, public, and private sectors.  Her work focuses on providing youth with leadership and life skills through mentorship, workshops and advocacy initiatives.  A recent Studio Y Fellow at the MaRS Discovery District, she serves on the Ontario Premier’s Council on Youth Opportunities.

Ms. Hibaq holds a BSc from the University of Guelph.

*Hibaq Gelle is one of 7 Young Innovators to Know who will be in Ottawa to meet with students, policy makers and Parliamentarians at Universities Canada`s Homecoming 2016 event on October 25.

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