Indigenous Education Council
The Indigenous Education Council (IEC) has a mandate to promote, guide and oversee the implementation of policies, programing and services that impact Indigenous students while attending Carleton University.
The IEC also works closely with local Indigenous communities to promote the success of all current and future Indigenous students.
The IEC meets once per term during the regular academic year (between September and April).
2022-2023 IEC Representatives
|Anita Tenasco (co-chair)
|Director, Kitigan Zibi Education Department
|Anishinabe – Algonquin Nation
|Benny Michaud (co-chair)
|Director, Centre for Indigenous Initiatives
|Michif – Métis Nation
|Mohawks of Akwesasne
|Algonquin Anishinabeg from Kitigan Zibi
|Indigenous Special Project and Administrative Coordinator
|Faculty Member, Indigenous and Canadian Studies
|Kanien’kehá:ka of Kahnawà:ke
|Director, Employment and Education – Tungasuvvingat Inuit
|Indigenous Student Support and Re-engagement Coordinator OCDSB
|Anishinaabe Serpent River First Nation
|Manager, Education Services
|Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation
|Manager of Cultural Programs
|Saulteaux – Keeseekoose First Nation
|IESP Specialist and Counsellor
The IEC is comprised of Indigenous community members as well as faculty, staff, and students from Carleton University.