About Us

Janice Victor, Investigator, is an Assistant Professor at the University of Lethbridge in the Faculty of Health Sciences. Janice is a third generation Settler and advocate for social justice.

Olu Awosoga, Co-Investigator, is an Associate Professor at the University of Lethbridge in the Faculty of Health Sciences. Olu is a statistician and he is part of the survey team.

Don McIntyre, Co-Investigator, is an Assistant Professor at the University of Lethbridge, Dhillon School of Business. Don is an Anishinaabe painter and carver who is part of the storytelling team.

Melissa Shouting, Research Assistant/Advisor (Lethbridge), is a Masters student at the University of Lethbridge and a Niitsitap’i (Blackfoot) Knowledge Keeper.

JR Manyfingers, Research Assistant (Lethbridge), is an undergraduate student in Public Health at the University of Lethbridge. He is a member of Kainaiwa First Nation.

Mady Stone, Research Assistant (Calgary), is a co-chair of Calgary Homelessness Foundation’s (CHF) Youth Sector and a long-time member of the CHF Youth Advisory Table.

Anika Dirk, Research Assistant (Medicine Hat), is a student at Medicine Hat College in the Combined Addictions/Social Work program.