Co-Chairs

John Kim Bell

Business Advisor
Michipicoten First Nations

Opening Remarks from the Conference Co-Chairs

December 1, 2022 9:30 am

Melvin Hardy

Northern Superior Regional Deputy Grand Council Chief (NSDGCC)
Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek

Speakers

Brenda Aviles

General Manager
Aboriginal Housing Support Center

Vance Badawey

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Indigenous Services
Member of Parliament

KEYNOTE

November 30, 2022 9:15 am

Cat Criger

Elder
University of Toronto

Traditional welcome

November 30, 2022 8:45 am

Audrey DeMarsico

Lawyer
Nelligan O‘Brien Payne LLP

Daphne Farrell

Emergency Management Specialist
EM Canada
Director of Communities
Ontario Association of Emergency Managers

Matt Farrell

President
Alliance of Canadian Building Officials' Associations
Chief Building Official
Township of Huron-Kinloss

Aaron Gorski

Analyst
Statistics Canada, Census, Housing

Cliff Grant

Director Strategic Relations
Aboriginal Housing Management Association

Zheren Hu

Senior Analyst
Statistics Canada, Canadian Housing Survey

Indra Maharjan

Director, Innovation, Technology & Alternative Delivery
Ontario Clean Water Agency

R. Donald Maracle

Chief
Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte

Priorities for Community Housing

November 30, 2022 9:45 am

Alexandria Melvin

Research Analyst
Statistics Canada, Centre for Indigenous Statistics and Partnerships

Barbara Miller

Founder
First Nations Emergency Management

Antonella (Toni) Morra

Head Housing Counsellor
Aboriginal Housing Support Centre/ Wigwamen Incorporated

David Muriella

Senior Financial Solutions Specialist, Indigenous & Northern Housing Solutions
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

Caryma Sa’d

Lawyer
Law Office of Caryma Sa'd