Astrid Bannister

Astrid has over fifteen years experience of working with teenagers and in youth work. And has over ten years experience of administration ranging from Executive Assistant to over four years as the Chief Executive Officer of LAMP - a Christian charity working with homeless young people, in Luton, UK.
Astrid has given a number of seminars to regional and national colleagues, in various roles through-out her career and is comfortable speaking in front of all levels of local, provincial and federal government.
Astrid is currently living in Toronto and is keen to volunteer in any way to work against trafficking within Canada; with a particular focus on ensuring that national legislation is implemented through lobbying and working with elected officials.
After graduating from high school in the UK, Astrid went on to study theology in a bilingual bible school near Paris, France and is fluent (although rusty) in spoken French.