By Laura Shirk
Deirdre Pike’s fascination for sharing stories drives who she is and what she does as both a Senior Social Planner for the Social Planning and Research Council of Hamilton (SPRC) and columnist for The Hamilton Spectator. In both roles, Pike sees it as her responsibility to facilitate conversation and to improve community engagement. Pike is interested in engaging with others, stimulating discussion and concentrating on being fully present. Through this approach, Pike has distinguished herself as a notable social activist and community champion.
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