The Board of Directors is composed of the following members :
- YOUNG TIE YANG, Mathieu, Chair and Treasurer
Mathieu Young Tie Yang has been on the Board of Directors for almost 5 years. He is the community engagement coordinator at FrancoQueer. He is gay, Afro-Asian and originally from Mauritius. In the past, he contributed to the organization of the 10th anniversary of ‘Action positive VIH/sida’, FrancoPositif, a unifying and awareness-raising event on the issues of HIV for Francophones, of color and part of the LGBTQIA + community. Mathieu is passionate about art, drag and sports.
- FILLION, Jean-Claude, Vice Chair and Secretary
Jean-Claude Fillion is involved in the Francophone community and gathers his toolbox to improve the lives of others around him. He has served on 3 boards of directors. He graduated from the practical nursing program at Collège Boréal. He has dedicated himself to patients diagnosed with Covid-19, in long-term care in times of pandemic. An employee of a hospital specializing in trauma, he brings with him a wealth of experiences and a vision from multiple perspectives.
- KARAS, Christopher, Administrator
Christopher Karas, an activist, litigator and paralegal. For almost 6 years, he has wanted to change the rule prohibiting blood donations from men who have had sex with another man. A legal fight he wants to win. But for this Franco-Ontarian paralegal, the essential is beyond. Its primary mission: to give additional strength to the representation of 2SLGBTQIA + Communities.
- 6 positions to fill