Jerry lives in the traditional territory of the K’ómoks people and has been a part of this community for over 20 years. He is a graduate of the Social Services program at North Island College and is currently continuing to learn with the University of Victoria. He continues to sit on the several committees at the college including the Board of Governors, Education Council, and Curriculum Committee. He also has a passion for working with youth. When he is not working with Comox Valley Global Awareness Network, he spends much of his time coaching and facilitating events for youth in sports. He has a passion for working with youth and hopes to continue to join the great energy he sees in the community with the great initiatives presenting themselves for youth to engage in social justice issues that affect their future and the sustainability of our lands and communities.