Gabrielle Arkett

Gabrielle was born in Stratford, Ontario and grew up on a nearby farm before moving to Ottawa in 2010. Gabrielle is currently finishing her fifth and final year of a degree in International Development and Globalization. She acts as the Sustainable Development Center Coordinator at the Student Federation of the University of Ottawa.

Gabby is passionate about food justice, and hopes to focus her future work around food sovereignty, farming and herbalism. She enjoys dancing, doing pilates and yoga, spending time outside, reading, writing, gardening, and hanging out with her dog.