OIEC Committees

Membership on the OIEC Advisors Committee is based on the principle that following Lakehead University positions/groups should be members of the Committee: 

Ogimaawin Committee - Internal (OC-I)

Terms of Reference


Vice-Provost, Aboriginal InitiativesDenise Baxter
Vice-Provost (Students) & RegistrarAndrea Tarsitano
Vice-Provost, InternationalJames Aldgridge
Associate Vice-President, Administration (Principal Designate) (Orillia)Christopher Glover
ElderTBD by Elder's Council
Chair on Truth & ReconciliationDr. Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux
Deputy Provost Dr. Rhonda Koster
Indigenous Education, ChairDr. Paul Cormier
Indigenous Faculty Member, EducationDr. Sharla Mskokii Peltier
Indigenous Faculty Member, LawDaniel Cox
Indigenous Access Programs CoordinatorLisa Primavesi
Indigenous Transition Year Program CoordinatorRachelle Pelletier
Indigenous Curriculum Specialist Jerri-Lynn Orr
Indigenous Relations Coordinator, LawBrandon Chevrier
Indigenous Initiatives, Administrative and Programs Officer Stacey Pawluk
Indigenous Faculty Member, Outdoor RecKeira Loukes
Indigenous Learning, ChairDr. Kristin Burnett
Indigenous LearningDr. Juan Sanchez Martinez
Indigenous Student Counsellor & Transitions AdvisorSheryl O'Reilly
Indigenous Student Services CentreYolanda Twance
Director of Indigenous Relations, LawRobin Sutherland
Niijii Indigenous MentorshipLisa Harris (Committee Chair)
Social Work, Assistant Professor (Orillia)Dr. Anita Vaillancourt
Law, Assistant ProfessorLarissa Speak
Nursing, Associate ProfessorDr. Michelle-Marie Spadoni
Psychology, ProfessorDr. Christopher Mushquash
BusinessDr. David Richards
EducationDr. Wayne Melville
Engineering Heather Moynihan (Dean's Designate)
Graduate StudiesDr. Douglas Ivison (Acting)
Health & Behavioural SciencesDr. Mirella Stroink
LawDr. Elizabeth Birmingham (Acting)
Natural Resources ManagementDr. Brigitte Leblon (Committee Vice-Chair)
Science & Environmental StudiesDr. Todd Randall
Social Sciences & HumanitiesDr. Glenda Bonifacio
Administrative Support 
Ogimaawin Indigenous Education Council (OIEC) SecretaryMarcie Morrison (OIEC Secretary Designate)

OIEC Nominating Committee

Terms of Reference

OIEC ChairPrecious Anderson
OIEC Vice-ChairDr. Brigitte Leblon
President and Vice-ChancellorDr. Gillian Siddall
Vice-Provost, Indigenous InitiativesDenise Baxter
External OIEC MemberDr. Bryanna Scott-Kay
Other OIEC Member Vacant
Administrative Support 
University SecretaryJason Lisi
Associate University Secretary, Recording SecretaryMarcie Morrison

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