Global Dignity Day plays a distinctive role in Mary Anne’s life. She currently works in the mental health field, liaising with individuals who have overcome incredible barriers in their lives. Everyday, Mary Anne is reminded of the importance of advocating for members in society who often encounter tremendous amounts of discrimination, by utilizing the principles of Global Dignity Day. Mary Anne is the former Global Dignity Day Canada Director of National Engagement, serves as Chapter Liaison for the National Capital Region of Equal Voice, and recently completed her Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) at the University of Ottawa.