Career Highlights

  • Public school teacher (grades K-12)
  • Early childhood educator (ages 1.5 to 6)
  • Community college instructor
  • Policy advisor in early childhood education


Haida Gwaii School District (2015-current)

Current Position:

  • GidGalang Kuuyas Naay Secondary School (Grades 8-12)
    English/Drama/Digital Communication
    Student Council/Debate Team/Drama Club/Outdoor Club

Other Positions:

  • Sk’aadgaa Naay Elementary School (Grade K/1)
  • Tahayghen Elementary School (Grade 4/5)
  • Sk’aadgaa Naay Elementary School (Grade K/1)

Other Related Experience

  • Early Childhood Educator
    University of British Columbia — Vancouver, BC
  • Policy Advisor
    College of Early Childhood Educators — Toronto, ON
  • College Instructor, Early Childhood Education
    Seneca College — Toronto, ON
  • Community Organizer
    United Workers Association — Baltimore, MD


  • Currently enrolled: Masters in Educational Leadership
    Vancouver Island University — Nanaimo, BC
    (Expected graduation: 2019)
  • Bachelor of Education
    Environmental Education Minor, Indigenous Perspectives Module
    Simon Fraser University — Burnaby, BC
    (Graduated: 2014)
  • Diploma, Early Childhood Education
    Langara College — Vancouver, BC
    (Graduated: 2010, with Honours)
  • Human Development and Applied Psychology
    University of Toronto / OISE — Toronto, ON
    (Attended: 2008-2009)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
    University of Washington — Seattle, WA
    (Graduated: 2003, Dean’s List)