Rebecca Mesay is pursuing a degree at St. Francis Xavier University in Political Science and Development and was a part of the university’s Social Justice Colloquium in her first year. She is from the North-East of Calgary and grew up in and among many different cultures. This has enabled Rebecca to see the importance of including diverse voices in political decision-making processes.
In town, she is involved with the Yeneta Amharic Immersion School and the Next Generation Leo Club. At St. FX, she's part of the Women’s & Gender Studies Society, the Office for Students of African Descent, and the Academic Success for All Program.