Lori-Ann Martino, 25, is the Green Party of Canada candidate for Labrador.
Lori-Ann holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Political Science (Honours) from York University, and has completed courses toward a Master of Arts degree in International Political Economy, also with York University.
Lori-Ann was active with the Catholic youth for social justice movement in Stephenville, focusing on issues of youth empowerment, confidence and leadership workshops throughout the Port au Port Penninsula. She is also involved in literacy initiatives for children, the local women's centre, the SPCA, and the movement to save pine tree mountain from clear-cutting. Lori-Ann is also a folk singer and winner of Bay St. George Rotary Music Festival Rose Bowl (1996).
Lori-Ann works as an election organizer for the Green Party, does freelance writing with Current Magazine, and is writing a book on the collapse of the North Atlantic cod fishery industry.
Lori-Ann lives in St. John with her husband, David, and their 13-month
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