Child and Youth Worker, 1998
Scholar, Columnist, Activist & Community Change Agent
Jill Andrew is a transformational leader in contemporary culture. She’s an award-winning columnist, public speaker, scholar, student equity advisor, youth, women’s activist, and media consultant on body image, empowerment, leadership and representation.
She created Body Confidence Canada Awards (BCCAs), Toronto International Body Image Film & Arts Festival, FatinTheCity and is co-editor of the highly anticipated anthology: In Our Skin: Our Bodies, Our Stories. Jill is an activist fighting to get body-based harassment (i.e. size discrimination) included as a protected ground in the Ontario Human Rights Code so no child or adult has to be the target of body-shaming.