Vivian Gietz is a 24-year-old bisexual Catholic woman, writer, feminist, and activist. A communications and administrative professional, she graduated from the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus with a Bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing and a minor in Gender and Women’s Studies. Vivian seeks to explore positive queer and feminist intersections with Catholicism and Christianity through her blogging, poetry, and everyday life.
Vivian’s dedication to feminism and mental health is notably demonstrated in her work at Charlford House, a women’s addictions treatment home. Among other accomplishments, she has successfully secured over $27,000 of grant funding for Charlford House and had an article published in the Burnaby Now newspaper.
Vivian’s creative perspective allows her to navigate both personal and professional situations with an emphasis on diversity, inspiration, and spirituality. Her other interests include fashion, coffee, and Taylor Swift. She currently resides in Vancouver, BC with her beloved cat, Baby.