Jared Matsunaga-Turnbull

Jared, Executive Director of the Alberta Workers' Health Centre, has been with the AWHC since 2006, developing and delivering workplace health and safety and workers’ rights education programming for workers and health and safety activists across the province. He has over 20 years of experience in popular education and social action theatre with and for marginalized populations. Prior to stepping into the role of Executive Director, he was responsible for the AWHC’s Work Plays Schools Program (for young workers) and the New Alberta Workers program (for Temporary Foreign Workers, immigrants and refugees). Jared is a member of CUPE local 474, and sits on CUPE's Alberta and National Health and Safety Committees. He has recently been appointed as a member of Alberta’s Occupational Health d Safety Advisory Council, representing workers. Jared lives in Edmonton with his wife and two children.

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