Member Information

Chrystal Dean
Chrystal Dean Associate Director, Inclusive Development

Chrystal Dean is an Associate Director of Inclusive Development at Sidewalk Labs, based in Toronto. She has been working in and alongside communities for over a decade.

Chrystal Dean is an Associate Director of Inclusive Development at Sidewalk Labs, based in Toronto. She has been working in and alongside communities for over a decade.

Since moving to Toronto in 2012, Chrystal has focused her efforts on organizations and initiatives working to empower people and organizations to create a more equitable and just city. As WorldPride Manager for Pride Toronto, she steered one of the largest international events ever hosted in Toronto, with unprecedented city-wide partnerships and programming, and over 2 million attendees. Most recently, she was Executive Director of the Self-Help Resource Centre.

Chrystal has lived and worked in Australia, the UK, and Canada. She is passionate about equity, education, self-determination, social justice, and kindness.