Melissa holds a BA in Honours History with a minor in Diversity & the Contemporary World (Concordia 2016) and a BFA in Art History (Concordia 2009). She moved from British Columbia to Montreal over ten years ago and was inspired to study the history of Quebec as well as the history of colonialism and its legacy in Canada, the United States, and Latin America. She works as a research assistant in archives around Montreal.
Lex holds a BA in Education (UVic), an MA in Educational Technology (Concordia 2008), and has a background in instructional design for emergent learning technologies, multi-media production, and course management systems. He has created recording and media design studios, trained business and university staff in eLearning environments, developed instructional multi-media resources, workshops, and exhibitions. An avid musician, Lex moved to Montreal from Vancouver Island where he taught, performed, and worked as an audio engineer.