Indigenous Transition Coordinator Personnel
Mike is the Indigenous Transition Coordinator with the Indigenous Initiatives Department with Lakehead University. Mike received his Bachelor of Education Degree with Lakehead University as well as his Honour’s Bachelor of Kinesiology Degree.
Mike was an educator for five years in the city of Thunder Bay before transitioning to working as a case manager representing indigenous children entering the child welfare system. Mike is a certified Child Protection Worker who has experience advocating for Indigenous youth and acting as a system navigator to access medical, education and social service supports. In his current role, Mike is determined to continue advocating for students pursuing post-secondary education, providing knowledge and support to facilitate seamless transitions to Lakehead University from different institutions.