Manager of Violence Prevention Programs at the Canadian Women’s Foundation
Keetha Mercer is Manager of Violence Prevention at the Canadian Women’s Foundation. She is currently responsible for implementing the national violence prevention strategies on gender-based violence and teen healthy relationships. Prior to joining the Foundation Keetha worked primarily with youth through program design and facilitating violence prevention, intersectional feminism and gender based programming, as well as focusing on social research, organizational development, conflict resolution, poverty and homelessness, and LGBTQ/Queer issues. In addition to her work life, she is an aspiring herbalist, and baked good fanatic with one too many tattoos, who adores the woods and laughing at her own jokes.