Geneviève Colverson

Director, Legal and Policy (Leave of Absence)

Geneviève (she, her) is a proud queer and bilingual social justice lawyer from Ottawa. She is dedicated to promoting access to justice and continues to fight for social change through her advocacy and volunteer work. Her commitment to community growth has led to many leadership and mentorship roles, especially among young feminists and queer women.

Geneviève believes in education and advocacy through collaborative community-based action. She hopes to use the skills she has acquired to amplify the voices of others and ensure a diverse and authentic representation of the National Capital Region’s LGBTQ2+ community within Capital Pride.

Geneviève joins the Board of Directors with the goal of making Pride an accessible and representative organization for every member of the LGBTQ2+ community. She is dedicated to ensuring that Capital Pride remains an organization for and by the community.