Michele Millard Biography

Michele Millard  is the coordinator of the Centre for Refugee Studies at York University, the Project Coordinator of the Refugee Research Network and previously the Volunteer Coordinator at the Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture. A past President of the Board at Sojourn House,  former member of the Executive Committee at the Canadian Council for Refugees as well as of the Community Council at the Salvation Army’s Immigrant and Refugee Services, Michele has been volunteering for organizations providing settlement, protection and advocacy services to refugees and refugee claimants for a number of years. Michele holds a Master’s degree in Art History from McGill University and a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art from the University of Toronto. She recently served on the board of Refugee Update.