Joan Jothi Sadanha is a practicing visual artist, artist educator, childcare provider, community builder and wellness advocate. For the past year Joanie has been developing and delivering creative programming to children, youth and families to empower them with tools of expression and a platform to tell their stories using art! Joanie is passionate about representing as a woman of colour entrepreneur in this ever-changing and diverse Durham Region landscape. She intends to sit at the table, be part of the decision making and get out into the community and do the work! The work that will shift and change the very fabric of this region! It’s time for women to stand in our power!