Community Ambassador, AB

Michelle de Bruin is a Registered Nurse with over 20 years of experience in health care and currently works as a Program Manager within Alberta Health Services. Michelle is a passionate advocate for the prevention of Domestic Abuse. Her own personal experiences give her unique insights of living through and moving away from a life of physical and mental abuse. She co-founded the Ignore No More Run for Respect along with her partner, and fellow Gem for Gems ambassador Mike Cameron. The run is aimed at raising awareness around gender-based violence and specifically to engage men and boys in the conversation.