Gillian Mathurin

Director, Strategic Communications and Public Engagement
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Gillian Mathurin joined the Munk School in August 2018 as the Director, Strategic Communications and Public Engagement, leading the school’s communications and events teams.

Ms. Mathurin has nearly 15 years’ experience in non-profit policy, advocacy and communications, most recently at AIDS-Free World and the Stephen Lewis Foundation. As AIDS-Free World’s Director of Communications, she worked on issues of sexual violence, HIV and discrimination, and was instrumental in launching the Code Blue Campaign to end impunity for sexual exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeeping personnel. At the Stephen Lewis Foundation, she worked to raise the profile of grassroots organizations turning the tide of HIV and AIDS in Africa, and helped launch the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign.