Youth Speaker, Jack.org
Shayan Yazdanpanah (pronounced shy-ann) grew up in Richmond Hill, and is currently an Engineering student at Ryerson University. He is passionate about paying forward the help he has received throughout his life by also helping others. Today, Shayan is a speaker with Jack.org doing his part to ensure everyone prioritizes their mental health, and takes action to end the longstanding silence surrounding it. When not on stage, you can find Shayan watching GIFs of food recipes he will never make.