Aboriginal Education Committee Members

Committee Chair
Kathleen Massey, Associate Vice-President (Students), ex-officio

Ex-Officio Members
Mike Mahon, President & Vice-Chancellor (Delegate Leroy Little Bear, Distinguished Niitsitapi Scholar)
Roy Pogorzelski, Director, Iikaisskini (Gathering Place) Designated Co-Chair
Vacant, Coordinator, Manager, FNMI Student Services

One (1) Elder Representative, nominated by the Elders Advisory Council, Uof Lethbridge Gathering Place
Andy Blackwater

Two (2) Aboriginal Community Representatives (one Blackfoot and one from another FNMI Community), nominated by the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Education
Ira Provost,  June 30, 2018
Vacant

One (1) Aboriginal Alumni Member (or Alternate), nominated by the FNMI Alumni Chapter
Mike Bruised Head (Myles Bruised Head), June 30, 2019

One (1) Undergraduate or graduate student nominated by the Native American Students Association (NASA) in consultation with the students' Union and Graduate Students' Association
Chloe Crosschild, April 30, 2018

Three (3) Academic Staff members, nominated by General Faculties Council Executive Committee and at least one will be First Nations, Metis or Inuit
Jackson Leween, June 30, 2019
Sheila McManus, June 30, 2019 
Janice Victor, June 30, 2018

Two (2) senior administration members, nominated by Deans' Council
Michelle Helstein, June 30, 2019
Helen Kelley, June 30, 2018

Resource Persons (non-voting):
Jodie Gallais, Director, Universtiy Secretariat
Laurel Corbiere, Senior Advisor to the President
Roy Weasel Fat, President, Red Crow Community College
Megan Kienzle, Administrative Assistant, Associate Vice-President (Students)

 

Quorum = 8 Voting Members (Summer Quorum = 7 Voting Members)