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Indigenous Engagement Team

 

 

Michael Hart

Michael Hart

Vice-Provost (Indigenous Engagement)
403.220.6266
michael.hart@ucalgary.ca
Admin 100E

Carol Gelette

Carol Gelette

Executive Assistant to the Vice-Provost
403.220.3790
cgelette@ucalgary.ca
Admin 100

Shawna Cunningham

Shawna Cunningham

Director, Indigenous Strategy
403.210.9103
shawna.cunningham@ucalgary.ca
Science A  157

Elissa Twoyoungmen

Elissa Twoyoungmen

Indigenous Cultural Education and Protocol Specialist
403.220.8361
etwoyoun@ucalgary.ca
ScienceA 157C

Reg Crowshoe

Reg Crowshoe

Traditional Knowledge Keeper in Residence
reg.crowshoe@ucalgary.ca
ScienceA 157E

 

lynnemotoska

Lynne Motoska

Project Assistant, Cultural and Special Event Planning
lynne.motoska@ucalgary.ca
ScienceA 157


Indigenous UPartners

 

 

temporary for Amber

Research Services

Amber Beddard
Specialist, Indigenous Research Support Team
amber.bedard@ucalgary.ca

research.ucalgary.ca/engage-research/irst

gabrielle

Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning 

Gabrielle Lindstrom
Educational Development Consultant, Indigenous Ways of Knowing
gabrielle.lindstrom@ucalgary.ca

taylorinstitute.ucalgary.ca/

karen

Student Services

Karen MacDonald
Manager, Writing Symbols Lodge
karen.macdonald1@ucalgary.ca

ucalgary.ca/student-services/writing-symbols

lauren

Human Resources

Lauren Remple
Specialist, Talent Acquisition 
lauren.remple@ucalgary.ca

ucalgary.ca/hr/campus-culture/indigenous


Supporting Groups

The vision of ii' taa'poh'to'p is supported by various internal groups, committee members and volunteers.

  1. Communications

    Communications Services

    Michelle Harries
    Communications Manager
    michelle.harries@ucalgary.ca

  2. Institutional Development 

    Corporate and Foundation Relations

    Marian Zlomislic
    Associate Director of Development
    mrzlomis@ucalgary.ca
     

Chair: Michael Hart, VP, Indigenous Engagement  
Vice Chair: Shawna Cunningham, Director, Indigenous Strategy 
Cultural Advisor: Reg Crowshoe, Traditional Knowledge Keeper in Residence

Current members listed in alphabetical order:

Baptiste, Louise (Faculty of Nursing)

Beatty, Susan (Libraries & Cultural Resources)

Bedard, Amber (Research Services)

Bruckner, Debbie (Wellness Centre)

Crowshoe, Reg (Senator, UC)

Cunningham, Shawna (Indigenous Strateg)

Ferrabee, Jane (Campus Planning)

Gelette, Carol (Indigenous Engagement)

Gerlach, Craig (Office of Sustainability)

Gladue, Keeta (Writing Symbols Lodge)

Gordon, Alicia (SU VP Student Life)

Hart, Michael (VP Indigenous Engagement)

Kenny, Natasha (Taylor Institute)

LeBlanc, Sheila (Continuing Education)

Livesey, Graham (EVDS)

MacDonald, Karen (Manager, Writing Symbols Lodge)

MacPherson, Kathleen (Development)

Mascher, Sharon (Faculty of Law)

Mosher, Dianne (Cumming School of Medicine)

Murray, Maribeth (Arctic Institute of North America)

Mykes, Amy (Senate)

Poitras Pratt, Yvonne (Werklund School of Education)

Srivastava, Aruna (Department of English)

Stewart, David (TUCFA)

Yanushkevich, Svetlana (Schulich School of Engineering)

Tumasz, Virginia (Faculty of Arts)

Twoyoungmen, Elissa (Indigenous Engagement)

Wagg, Catherine (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Wheeler, Nicole (Human Resources)

Winslow, Jaryd (Chief, Indigenous Students' Council, current name: Indigenous Students' Circle)

Wood, Vanessa (Student & Enrolment Services)

1. Inclusivity and the Student Experience

2. Faculty and Staff Experience

3. Inter-cultural Capacity Building

4. Academic Programs

5. Community Engagement / Places and Spaces

6. Policies, Procedures, and Practice

7. Renewal and Community Reporting