Arshia Lakhani is the Digital Engagement Specialist at the Broadbent Institute. She was born and raised in Mississauga, Ontario. She graduated from York University with an Honours degree in Political Science. She has been an activist and community leader in her Muslim community for the last 8 years. She is the Co-Founder of the environmental interfaith group called Spot of Ground which works with faith-based communities to build sustainable vegetable gardens. Her passion is and always will be advocating for marginalized communities.