Sebastian Salomon is interested in the intersection of economic, political, and social development (or empowerment) at the macro and meso levels. He is a founder and current co-editor-in-chief of Kawsaxkuna: University of Toronto Journal of Latin American Studies. Driven by an interest in community building, Sebastian served on the board of directors for the University of Toronto Students' Union, and directed scrutineering workshops during the 2016 Peruvian general election. Sebastian received his bachelor's degree in sociology and political science from the University of Toronto. He is fluent in English and Spanish.