Executive Director, EcoSpark
Joyce Chau is the Executive Director of EcoSpark, an environmental charity in Ontario. EcoSpark connects students and community groups to their local environment through environmental education, citizen science and civic engagement. Joyce has been working in the environmental not-for-profit sector for the past 12 years. Her expertise lies in leading multi-stakeholder collaboratives, community-based monitoring, policy and governance, education and fundraising. Joyce has successfully led community education and citizen science monitoring programs across southern Ontario. She is actively engaged in numerous environmental committees including the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance, Biodiversity Education and Awareness Network, the Southern Ontario Stream Monitoring and Research Team, and the Small Change Fund.