Theresa Sutherland

Theresa Sutherland, Nishnawbe Aski Nation Women’s Council

 

Bio: A Cree woman from Fort Albany, Ontario, a remote community in the James Bay Coastal Community. I am the culture support worker servicing five remote communities. I am very honoured to speak my first language (Cree) and a special connection from heart to heart communicating with our people. My great passion is bringing healing to our people, including children and their families. I have also worked various positions in the education field as an educational assistant and social counsellor.