About Jordan Reichert
Born and raised in Victoria, B.C., Jordan is an animal advocate, activist, and vegan community organizer in his home town. In the fall of 2015, he ran in the Canadian federal election in Victoria, B.C. for the Animal Protection Party of Canada (Formerly Animal Alliance Environment Voters). He is a founder of the Victoria Horse Alliance and co-organizes a number of organizations including the Vancouver Island Vegan Association, Pets OK B.C., Island Animal Liberation, Victoria Animal News, and the View Royal Rabbit Rescue. He has been employed at Island Health for the past 7 years and continues helping people experiencing mental health and addiction issues through their recovery. After the 2015 federal election, Jordan became the West Coast Campaign Officer for the Animal Protection Party of Canada and is employed by the Animal Alliance of Canada.
In 2014, Jordan graduated with distinction from the University of Victoria with a double major in Sociology and Philosophy. He has written numerous papers, blogs, and given public presentations on the integration and struggles between animals and society. As well, he has often volunteered his videography, photography, graphic design, and editing skills to local environmental, social justice, and animal advocacy organizations in need of pro-bono support.
In his spare time, Jordan enjoys learning french, learning piano, and taking contemporary dance lessons.
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