Layne is a recent graduate of the school for International Studies at Simon Fraser University. She studied economic development, poverty alleviation, and access to justice. Next year, she will start the PDP program at SFU to become a French-immersion elementary school teacher. Layne has a passion for education and development, which she aims to combine to promote access to education for underprivileged children.
Layne joined PeaceGeeks as a blog writer because she loves to write about global issues. She was especially excited to be part of an organization that believes in lending support to grassroots movements in conflict areas. Since being a blog writer, she has worked on writing and editing content for PeaceGeeks’ new website. Layne is making a difference by honing PeaceGeeks’ message to appeal to local donors.