Ashley Smith

Ashley 2022

Ashley is proud to advocate for 2SLGBTQ+ older adults as Rainbow Resource Centre’s Older Adult Program Coordinator.

Originally from the Ottawa area, Ashley moved to Winnipeg in 2010. Over the years, regular involvement with Rainbow's fundraising galas has brought him closer to working with the organization. With a background in leadership, communications, and outreach, Ashley has worked on a variety of projects in Winnipeg with 2SLGBTQ+ and ally organizations.

His role at Rainbow Resource Centre unites a life-long passion for gay culture, storytelling, and a respect for elders. As Older Adult Program Coordinator, Ashley endeavours to create a safe, inclusive, and affirming space where 2SLGBTQ+ older adults can learn, express, and socialize.