Alumni Profiles

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Alumni Profiles

Alumni Spotlight: Emily Mills (AMPD ’02)

Emily Mills is the founder of How She Hustles, a network that reaches more than 10,000 diverse women who share their personal and professional journeys through digital content and at sold out events in Toronto. Mills shared the passion that drives her efforts to see more diverse voices represented in Canada. 

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Alumni Spotlight: Stacey Ann Berry (BA ’08, MPPAL ’14)

Stacey Ann Berry is an author, speaker, founder and president of Bstellar Group Inc., a government relations and professional development firm. We caught up with Stacey to chat about the evolution of her business and her connection to Black History Month.

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Alumni Spotlight: Amuna Baraka-Clarke (MPPAL '18)

Amuna Baraka-Clarke is Director of Human Resources & Operations at Jane/Finch Centre. We iscussed her experience at York after going back to school after 25 years to get her Master of Public Policy, Administration and Law (MPPAL), and why she joined the York University Black Alumni Network.

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Alumni Spotlight: Tiffany Ford (BA ’06)

Tiffany Ford, BA ’06, is a serial entrepreneur, advocate for youth at-risk, and the chair of the newly launched York University Black Alumni Network (YUBAN). We recently interviewed her to learn about her York experience and how she is creating a positive impact within her community.

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Alumni Spotlight: Lynn Factor (MSW ’88)

Lynn Factor, C.M., O.Ont., (MSW ’88) is an exceptional advocate for disadvantaged youth. She has devoted more than 35 years to improving services and programs for society’s most vulnerable children as a front line social worker, philanthropist and leader.

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Alumni Spotlight: Franco Boni (AMPD)

Franco Boni is an award-winning arts and community builder. In early 2019, Franco took on the role of artistic and executive director at one of Vancouver’s signature events, the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival. Recently, York theatre students and artistic directors of playground Festival at York, Cat Brown and Jade Silman, caught up with Franco to talk about his career to date.

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