Leanna Mora was born and raised in Guelph, Ontario and is now residing in Toronto. She graduated in 2016 from the University of Windsor with a social work degree. Leanna is passionate about social justice issues, and hopes to gain new skills and experience to help shape policy. In her free time, Leanna enjoys reading, drinking coffee, socializing with friends, and exploring Toronto.
Policy Interests: Social Policy, Human Rights, and Women’s Health Policy
Ian T. D. Thomson
Ian T. D. Thomson is originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba and now resides in Toronto, Ontario. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Psychology, and a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Manitoba. Ian joined the SPPG program to pursue an interest in the relationship between media and public policy, having previously worked for non-profit organizations in both radio and print media. In his spare time, he enjoys writing and recording music, developing and writing articles, and discovering new musical and visual artists.
Policy Interests: Broadcast and Telecommunications, Energy Policy and Fisheries and Oceans Policy