Facilitators

Melanie Dean

Melanie Dean is from Mathias Colomb Cree Nation. Currently, she is Director, Executive Training with the Indigenous Leadership Development Institute, Inc. and Executive Director of Empowering Indigenous Youth in Governance and Leadership. Melanie specializes in the areas of project management, professional development, and leadership. She attained a BA at the University of Winnipeg and has worked in various Federal Government departments; Melanie is an active volunteer and mentor in the community and currently serves as Board Chair with the Urban Indigenous Theatre Company and Board of Director with the Winnipeg Arts Council.