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Social and Ecological Justice Commission

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About | Policies | Members | Minutes | Staff

About the Social and Ecological Justice Commission

The Social and Ecological Justice Commission encourages, supports, and initiates social justice work within Shining Waters Regional Council, which encompasses but is not limited to anti-racism and becoming a critical intercultural church of justice.


  • Social and Ecological Justice Commission Policy    This policy outlines the purpose, accountability, authority, membership and responsibilities of the Social and Ecological Justice Commission and the relationship with the Executive, the Communities of Faith Commission and the Pastoral Relations Commission.

See other Regional Council policies here.


  • Susan Eagle (Chairperson)
  • Cameron Watts
  • Donna Lang
  • Eleanor Scarlett
  • Elizabeth Cunningham
  • Lois Brown
  • Moon-Ja Park
  • Tina Conlon

Staff Support



Social and Ecological Justice and Communications Minister

Phone: 416-231-7680  |  1-800-268-3781
Extension: 6773
Email: bswan@united-church.ca

Serves in: Shining Waters Regional Council

Location: Teleworks and works in the Toronto Office

Role: Bri-anne encourages and connects communities of faith with matters of faith and justice, supports the engagement of volunteer-led networks and provides oversight to the regional communication strategy.

Contact Bri-anne about: Communication oversight: communication policy; social media. Social and Eco-Justice: Anti-racism; Creation care/environment; Justice And Faith; Poverty; Homelessness; Guaranteed income.



Executive Assistant and Administrative Support

Phone: 416-231-7680 | 1-800-268-3781
Email: rhowes@united-church.ca 

Serves in: Shining Waters Regional Council and Canadian Shield Regional Council

Location: Works from the Main Office in Guthrie, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Role: Rachael provides administrative support to the Executive Minister, Regional Council Executive, and related Commissions.

Contact Rachael about: General Inquiries; Conference Call Booking; Copyright Information; Currents Newsletter; Family News; Incorporated Ministries; Minutes and Policies; Nominations; Regional Meeting.