Community Health Nurse
Shelly brings with her an understanding of group dynamics. With years of experience, she knows how to structure and lead group processes. She is able to assist groups of people to facilitate interaction and exploration of topics of discussion in a meaningful manner. Being able to remain neutral, Shelly can identify trends and provide excellent summaries of the material collected without personal bias. She is well-read and has a deep understanding of our Nishnaabe history, our current struggles, and the challenges and opportunities we face as Nishnaabeg. Our Nishnaabe identity and the reclamation of our language and cultural ways are important to her. She understands the immersion methodology behind speaker creation, and is on her path to becoming a speaker of Nishnaabemwin.