Ausma Malik joined Atkinson as Director of Social Engagement in May 2016. She brings a background in policy, community organizing and communication to the team, having worked at Queen’s Park and as the Director of Campaigns and Community Outreach at the Stephen Lewis Foundation. Ausma was elected to the Toronto District School Board as the Trustee for Ward 10 (Trinity-Spadina) in 2014. She is a lifelong human rights and social justice activist who has taken on a variety of leadership roles within the community over the years.
Ausma is on a leave of absence from September 4 – November 5, 2018.