Janet Solberg is a Senior Advisor with the Stephen Lewis Foundation. As the sister of Stephen Lewis, and the aunt of Ilana Landsberg-Lewis, she has been involved as a volunteer and staff member since the Foundation’s inception.
She works, raising funds and awareness about the AIDS pandemic, with schools, unions and faith communities. She also acts as a liaison with the Foundation’s Grandmothers Campaign in Eastern Ontario and Quebec, providing them with support around events, education and outreach. Janet writes and edits for the Foundation’s websites and print materials.
Prior to her involvement with the Foundation, Janet worked as a researcher for the CRTC, policy and communications advisor for the NDP federal caucus under Ed Broadbent, and acted as a labour nominee on boards of arbitration.