Preethi Bokka (student winner)
Arts student Preethi Bokka has supported the SFU community to adopt a holistic understanding of sustainability that extends beyond just ecological considerations to include dimensions of social sustainability.
She has worked on embedding diversity and inclusion into SFU’s practices and culture. Her achievements include chairing Embark Sustainability's Diversity and Inclusion Working Group to develop a best-practices guide for informing organizational culture, and leading the development of Embark’s first Social Sustainability Assessment Report.
As the editor-in-chief of Confluence Journal for SFU’s School of International Studies, Bokka explored the social 'theme of division' and published essays with a team of students. She is currently working as the project lead for the 2019 Women Deliver Conference through her role with the SFU VP External Relations office.