Celtic Alumna Veronika Bylicki: 2018 Women of Distinction Nominees | Young Woman of Distinction
Veronika is a passionate environmentalist, urban enthusiast and community builder. Before graduating with a major in Global Resource Systems, Veronika was the Director of UBC’s largest student-run sustainability organization, Common Energy, where she engaged thousands of students in sustainability initiatives. Veronika has a wealth of experience organizing campaigns and events, from founding the annual UBC Waste Audit to co-organizing the 30Network on Housing and Affordability, a think tank for young leaders to collaborate on projects to address housing affordability in Metro Vancouver. Veronika is Co-Founder of CityHive, a social enterprise that is transforming the way young people are engaged in civic processes and urban sustainability challenges. She was named one of Starfish Canada’s Top 25 Environmentalists Under 25 and was honoured with a RADIUS Fellowship in Radical Doing.