Decision-making at SWAN is based not on job titles, but rather ethical, inclusive, and collaborative processes amongst everyone involved in driving SWAN’s mission forward. Through ongoing community consultations that uphold their safety and anonymity, im/migrant women who do sex work are involved in all aspects of decision-making at SWAN.
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KELLY GO, Program Manager
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Kelly is a Chinese settler currently living on the stolen, ancestral lands of the Musqueam, Squamish & Tsleil-Waututh Nations. She speaks fluent Cantonese, Mandarin and English. She holds a Bachelor Degree in International Studies and a Bachelor of Social Work.
Kelly began volunteering with SWAN in 2016 before stepping into a full-time Outreach Worker role in 2017. In 2019, she transitioned into the Outreach Coordinator role and into her current role as Program Manager in 2021. She oversees SWAN’s Outreach, Netreach and Peer programs.
When she isn’t working, Kelly enjoys hanging out with her dog.
kelly [at] swanvancouver [dot] ca
"Teamwork is the ability to work together towards a common vision.
The ability to direct individual accomplishments towards organizational objectives.
It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results."
~ Andrew Carnegie