Melissa is indigenous to Treaty 8 territory and was ABSI Connect’s northern fellow in 2017. With ABSI Connect, she did important and meaningful work to bridge the language and tools of social innovation with the important changemaking work happening in Indigenous communities. She now works for the Athabasca Tribal Council in Wood Buffalo.
Melissa is a Network Weaver because…
I felt a sense of duty to become a network weaver. Especially after a time of recovering from Treaty 8 largest natural disaster; the Horse River Wildfire
CONTACT Melissa TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THESE GROUPS AND NETWORKS:
Fluent speakers and explorers of the Dene language
Advocates for missing and murdered Indigenous women & girls
Grassroot innovators across Treaty 8 Territory
Contact Melissa via email at firstname.lastname@example.org