Meet Our Wellness Warriors

  • Theland Kicknosway

    Theland Kicknosway is Wolf Clan, of the Potawatami & Cree Nation and a member of Walpole Island, Bkejwanong Territory in Southern Ontario. He is a singer, a grass & hoop dancer, and helps in ceremonies in many places. He is in High School in the......

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  • Joshua Mintha

    Josh was born and raised in Pembroke, Ontario and is a Member of Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (Big Trout Lake, Ontario). Josh currently resides in Arnprior, Ontario.  He is a husband and proud father to his daughter, Harper.  Josh has completed 10 half marathons (1:21:58pb) and 3 marathons......

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  • Annie Cook-Cree

    Annie is a Mohawk of Akwesasne and part of the Bear Clan, wife to Evan Cree and proud mother of four. Annie is a program coordinator for Iakwa’shatste youth fitness and Youth Coach and team trainer to a few local minor sports teams. Working at......

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  • Mackenzie Deleary

    Mackenzie Deleary is 19 years old and a member of Chippewas of the Thames First Nations. She is currently enrolled at The University of Western Ontario, she is in her second year taking Bachelors of Health Sciences focusing on rehabilitation sciences. Mackenzie hopes to continue......

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  • Bailey Meawasige

    Bailey Meawasige is 27 years old and a member of Fort William First Nation. She is a graduate of the Police Foundations Program at Sault College and did her first year at Confederation College. She achieved a GPA of 3.8 in both years of Police Foundations......

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  • Josee Filion

    My name is Josee Filion, I am 18 years old from Sudbury, Ontario. I have just graduated from Lockerby Composite School and will be attending Loyalist College in the fall to pursue nursing. One of my favourite activities is basketball which I am very passionate......

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  • Nichole Davey

    Sge:no / She:kon / Hello. My name is Nichole Davey, and I was born and raised on Six Nations of the Grand River where sport has been and always will be an integral part of my life whether that be competing, coaching, managing, or volunteering.......

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  • Arlana Bickell

    Arlana Bickell is from Chippewas of Rama First Nation, I completed two programs at Georgian College; Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physiotherapy Assistant & Therapeutic Recreation. I played on the OCAA Women’s Varsity Volleyball team while at Georgian. I am currently a full-time student at the Ontario......

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  • Raven Tabobandung

    Raven Tabobandung, Bear clan from Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, and Beaver clan from Wasauksing First Nation. Raven will be graduating from Carleton University on June 11, 2019, where she completed the Global and International Studies program, with a stream in Global Law and Social Justice. In......

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  • Richard Filion

    Richard Filion, born in 1969, Richard has been married to Jo-Anne Peacock for 24 years, and they have 5 children and 3 grandchildren. Richard currently works for a mining company, Vale, and lives in Lively, ON. His band is Dokis First Nation. He has four......

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  • Ambroise Stevens-Paquette

    Ambroise Stevens-Paquette lives in Hanmer ON. She is 14 years old and attends 9th grade at École Secondaire L’Horizon in Val Caron ON. She is the daughter of award-winning francophone Singer/Songwriter/Artist Stef Paquette and a nurse practitioner mother who works at Shkagamik-Kwe Health Centre in......

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  • Laura Liberty

    Nahwegaabo kwe ndizhnikaaz, waabizhayshee ndodem, Nipissing ndoonjibaa, bezhig mide kwe indow miinwa Anishinabekwe indow. My English name is Laura Liberty I belong to the Marten clan, I am from Nipissing First Nation, I am first degree Midewiwin and Anishinaabe. I am the proud mom of......

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