Research Assistant, RFNG Project
Amsey is Mohawk and Plains Cree from Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory in Ontario and Muskeg Lake Cree Nation in Treaty 6 Territory, Saskatchewan.
Amsey is in her final year of the Master of Public Policy and Administration program at Carleton University, concentrating in Indigenous Policy and Administration. Under the mentorship of Satsan, Frances and Catherine, Amsey has taken on a research assistantship with the Rebuilding First Nations Governance project and hopes to continue working in this area upon graduation in 2021.
Her areas of interest include revitalizing traditional concepts of governance, land-based education, and reconciliation through self-governance and nation-building.