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Serena Nudel is the Manager of Mental Health and Wellness at Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services. Her career has been dedicated to promoting individual and community well-being of vulnerable populations, utilizing an anti-oppressive lens to address social determinants of health. With a Master’s of Social Work Degree and a Post-Graduate Degree in Art Therapy, she has been able to apply innovative strategies to ensure responsiveness of programming and high engagement of community. She has frequently forged and secured community partnerships and lucrative funding sources to strengthen program quality and reach. In her role at Access Alliance, Serena spearheaded the robust development of an overarching Mental Health vision and strategy and through Quality Improvement initiatives has eliminated the wait time for clients to access Counselling Therapy Services. Her research has focused on supporting the mental health of racialized youth and improving access to services for LGBTQ+ Newcomer women.