Rebecca has been working with Modern Treaty and Self-Governing Indigenous Governments for over 10 years. She worked for Vuntut Gwitchin Government for seven years, living in the remote community of Old Crow for two years and Whitehorse for five.
Rebecca brings her passion and expertise to support the Land Claims Agreements Coalition, Modern Treaty Holders and Self-Governing Indigenous Governments across Canada. Rebecca is skilled in project coordination, meeting facilitation, intergovernmental relations, and building relationships. She has an MA in Sociology from the University of Victoria where her thesis focussed on Indigenous History in the Ontario Education system. Rebecca’s passions have always been rooted in social justice, including advocating for Indigenous rights and working for the full implementation of Treaties.
Rebecca now lives and works remotely in her hometown which is on Anishinabewaki ᐊᓂᔑᓈᐯᐗᑭ, Ho-de-no-sau-nee-ga, Attiwonderonk, Mississauga, and Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation land. When she’s not working, you’ll find her with her two little girls and husband exploring nature, or with her big, crazy, extended family.