Meet the 2016-2017 JVs!
Krista Bowman is from Kitchener, Ontario and is a recent graduate from the Adult Development program at the University of Guelph. Passionate about caring for people and cultivating community, Krista was actively involved in leadership with Guelph Campus Ministry, a student-led community engaging in social and ecological justice issues and exploring Christian faith, and was a Peer Counsellor with the Student Support Network on campus. In the city of Guelph, she connected with the Brant Avenue Neighbourhood Group as Assistant Program Coordinator and with the Agape Café drop-in and youth group programs at Royal City Church. Before starting at JVC, Krista worked for Christian Horizons.
Placement: Becoming Neighbours
Louise French is from London, Ontario and graduated from Brescia University College, University of Western Ontario. While at university she majored in Philosophy and minored in Environment and Culture. She joined JVC last year, working with immigrants, refugees, and all marginalized newcomers in the Scarborough region with Becoming Neighbours. Louise is passionate about social justice, and coordinates teen and young adult ministries.