Gilary Massa is a proud Afro-Latina Muslim with a long standing history in community activism. She has been an active member of student and labour movements for over a decade.

In 2016, she joined NCCM as its GTA-based Advocacy Coordinator where she will work to create spaces for communities to unite for social justice and to promote civic engagement. Gilary graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in political science from York University in 2009.