Jared Walker ’05
Jared is an organizer, activist, writer and communications professional, currently working as Principal Speechwriter and Media Relations Coordinator for the caucus of Ontario's New Democratic Party (NDP). He was formerly Speechwriter to the Leader, Parliamentary Leader and caucus of Canada's NDP. He also served as Communications Director on Jagmeet Singh's leadership campaign and was the New York State Coordinator of Students for Barack Obama during the 2008 presidential election. He has worked in communications, fundraising, and community development at non-profits and charities in Toronto and New York.
As a speaker, Jared has engaged audiences around the world on a range of issues including youth mobilization, community building, racial justice and engaging men to end violence against women.