Tristan Turner

Operations Director

Tristan (he/him) is an activist who was raised in Morinville, Alberta. He is a proud Métis citizen, who has been honoured to work for the Métis Nation of Alberta, and with Métis community groups. Tristan is a recent graduate of the undergraduate Political Science program at the University of Alberta, and is excited to empower student and community activists to demand and build fundamental social and economic change.

Get in touch with Tristan at with any questions about APIRG Workshops or general inquiries!


Sarah Alemu

Outreach Director

Sarah graduated from the University of Alberta with a BSC. in Environmental Engineering in 2019. She is passionate about environmental justice and creating safer, more inclusive, and more accessible arts spaces.

Get in touch with Sarah at if you have any questions about APIRG Funding, Working Groups, or getting involved with APIRG!

Salem Zurch

Creative Director

Contact Salem at with any questions about APIRG Microgrants or volunteering with the APIRG Library!