Fitsum Areguy

Fitsum (he/him) is the co-founder and project director for Textile. Habesha by way of Kitchener, he works closely with his diverse community as an advocate and organizer. His background as a youth worker and independent facilitator helps him to understand how power and difference structures our identities and relationships. Fitsum seeks to create more spaces in the Waterloo region for artistic expressions, and loves dancing, pick-up basketball and shawarma poutine.