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River Stevens (they/them) – River is a trans, genderqueer, neurodivergent, white settler. Their family is from  Scotland, Ireland, England, Ukrainian, Belurus, Poland, Germany, Paumanok, Netherlands, Switzerland and France. They grew up on the territories of the kwayhquitlum people and  currently live on W̱SÁNEĆ territories. They were a part of the  Queer Peers collective at AVI for a number of years, and continue to facilitate workshops through AVI as well as other community organizations. They also facilitate Harbour, a peer support group for trans, two spirit and non binary youth that runs out of the Victoria Foundry. In their other work, they are a farm hand, baker, granola maker and house spouse.