Olivia Allen

Olivia Allen

Olivia is passionate about integrating and developing social-environmental projects. Personally and professionally, she helps others understand the interconnectedness of human well-being and our environments (natural and anthropogenic). Olivia joined Waterlution in 2016 as a volunteer Youth Advisory Board member, and after participating in WIL-India, in 2017, she joined Waterlution as staff. As the Project Lead for Youth Programs Olivia coordinates Waterlution’s Youth Advisory Board and Canada school-based programming – the Great Canoe Journey, and the Great Waters Challenge. Olivia previously worked in water quality analysis, volunteer management, and environmental/cultural education and stewardship. She holds a Bachelors of Environmental Science from RRU, and a Water Resources Diploma from NSCC. Olivia is a facilitator, trained in the Art of Participatory Leadership through the Art of Hosting, and is also trained in Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education through UBCx.