Carol Martin comes from the Nisga`a / Gitanyow Nation. She has been working at the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre as a community-based Victim Services Worker for more than 20 years. Carol is a courageous leader and advocate who supports women and assists in finding solutions to ending poverty, housing issues and violence against Aboriginal Women. She continually participates and speaks at the Annual Women’s Memorial March, Annual Women’s Housing March, and inquiries that support women living in the downtown eastside community.
Carol is a leader who speaks and acts from the heart. Her work continues to build positive harmony, support healing, and bridge diverse cultures together in the downtown eastside community.
Carol is a remarkable First Nations woman that stands and fights with love and truth to have Reconciliation in her diverse community.