Makda is a recent graduate from the University of Calgary, earning her Bachelor of Arts Honours in Political Science.

Informed largely by principles of equality, diversity and intersectional representation, Makda has developed a deep commitment to advancing the interests of women, particularly Black, Indigenous, and Women of Colour. With experience in government and nongovernmental sectors, she has developed a robust and sincere understanding of organizational structures, systems, and processes.

Makda is a relentless advocate for women, committed to intersectionality and anti racism work. In 2016, she was awarded with the Emerging Excellence award from the Government of Alberta, as well as the 2015 Persons Case Award.

Makda is eager to begin her Masters degree in Political Science and Public Policy in the near future.

Contact Makda directly: [email protected].

DEI Assessments

A baseline assessment determines your current state of DEI and provides a thorough analysis of your diversity, intersectionality, gaps, risks, challenges and opportunities. Assessments provide you with actionable recommendations to make impactful positive change.

DEI Strategy & Implementation

Using a combination of your organization’s DEI data and industry best practices, we will build a tailored and integrated DEI strategy. We also offer implementation support to ensure you move the dial.

GBA+

GBA+ is a powerful intersectional equity tool that can be applied to any kind of work. We conduct customized GBA+ training and full-scale GBA+ assessments. This tool is a requirement of government but is applicable to all sectors and organizations.