Andrea Addario
National Communications Representative
Canadian Union of Public Employees
Toronto, Ontario

Andrea has worked in negotiations and communications for many years, with the Canadian Union of Public Employees. She has also worked in municipal government, in the Office of the Mayor of Toronto. She has a strong interest in defending public services against privatization, and in linking public services to environmental issues. She is particularly interested in learning about the concept of reconciliation with First Nations, as a grounding framework for the way we think about Canada and what Canada could be. Andrea is an avid reader, writer, and cook. She lives in Toronto with her partner and two young sons.