Current Team

Ian Burns, Chair (he/him)

Ian is excited to be supporting the Kingston 2SLGBTQIA* community in his first term as President, and second term as a member of the Board of KPI. Born and raised in Kingston, Ian is passionate about improving education surrounding queer issues in the community, and increasing accessibility and engagement in Queer events.

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Ella Rose, Vice-Chair (they/them or she/her)

Ella is proud to be a member of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community in Kingston, and is passionate about helping Pride be more accessible and welcoming to all who want to participate.

Étienne Clément, Treasurer (they/them or he/him)

Étienne is an out and proud queer and non-binary person! A graduate of The University of Guelph's engineering program, they currently work as a production and operations manager for a local cannabis beverage start-up. They are passionate about intersectional feminism and queer equality.

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Shoshauna Gauvin, Communications Officer (she/her)

Rachael Quickert, Board Member (she/her)

Rachael has called Kingston home for the past 11 years. This is her first year serving on the board of Kingston Pride.

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Ruth Wood, Board Member (she/her)

Josee-Lynn Ethier, Board Member (she/her)

Veronica Sewilski (she/they)

Veronica is a 5th year Gender Studies student at Queen’s University and has lived in Kingston for 4 years. She has been a part of Kingston Pride since June 2021 and is passionate about bringing people together with common lived experiences. She strongly believes in the power of coalition to bring upon change, and is looking forward to working with Kingston Pride to strengthen Kingston’s LGBTQ+ community.

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