Actor/writer/director/academic/activist Terri Hawkes works in theatre, film, television, radio and communities across Canada and the US. She has been honoured by nods for the Gemini Award, ACTRA Award, U.S. Soap Opera Award, and the Herman Voaden National Playwriting Award. Ms. Hawkes brings her passion for social justice and gender equity to her creative work - usually through a comedic lens - while living out her activist mission to support women and youth in the arts as Artistic Director for art4you.