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.

Jenna Ganske, Project Coordinator (Calgary), is a member of the Métis Nation and a graduate of the University of Lethbridge Aboriginal Health program.

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

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

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.