Elder Charles Wood presents “History of Indigenous Leadership”
Charles E. Wood is a Cree Elder and former Chief of the Saddle Lake First Nation in Alberta. His successful leadership with Canada’s Indigenous Peoples allowed him to work at not only the local level, but also the provincial and national levels.
Charles was commissioned by the Chiefs of Canada. Charles is an Elder advisor to the North American Indigenous Games as well as one of the original founders. Presently, Charles is an advisor to First Nations, Indigenous organizations, governments at the local, provincial and federal levels. He was also a former Chair of the Blue Quills University.
Date: Thursday January 25, 2018
Location: Telus International Centre
Refreshments will be provided.