Hanan Harb serves as the Director of Community & Stakeholder Relations in the Office of Sven Spengemann, Member of Parliament for Mississauga-Lakeshore. She was elected to Ryerson’s Board of Governors as the Alumni Representative for a three year term commencing September 2018. Prior to entering politics, Hanan spent almost a decade in the non-profit sector. She managed various programs across the GTA specializing in newcomer resettlement, inter-sectoral partnership/capacity building, and child and youth development. She holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto and a Master of Arts from Ryerson University. She is passionate about raising awareness of socio-economic disparities that disproportionately affect vulnerable populations and believes that we must always strive towards building inclusive communities where everyone is afforded equal access and opportunity.