Photo of Daljit Gill-Badesha sporting a Punjabi traditional outfit, pink dupatta that covers her head, white kurti blouse and a pink bindi on her forehead. She is smiling at the camera.

Daljit Gill-Badesha She / Her


Daljit Gill-Badesha, EdD (UBC) is a seasoned advocate and experienced leader in the non-profit and government sectors, providing leadership locally and provincially. Her expertise spans across different age groups and social issues, partnering with diverse and multiple stakeholders. She has designed programs and strategies that have led to game-changing advances for her organizations. She is a well-rounded expert on community development, inclusion, equity and community planning. She engages and develops meaningful relationships with diverse equity-deserving groups.

Daljit has provided leadership at various community planning and provincial advisory tables. She is currently a member of BC’s inaugural Anti-Racism Data Committee and past member of BC’s Child Care Provincial Council.

Daljit lives in Surrey with her husband, two children and dog. She loves being in nature, cooking and listening to South Asian music and performances.