NORAHT Members

The following is a list of NORAHT members who are assisting with our work:

Jylelle Carpenter-Boesch is completing a double major in English and Gender Equality and Social Justice at Nipissing University.  Jylelle is a research assistant with the project.

Lanyan Chen, PhD is Professor in Social Welfare and Social Development at Nipissing University.

Donna Debassige is a member of the Chiefs of Ontario First Nations Women’s Caucus, Chiefs of Ontario Data Governance Committee, the Anishinabek Nation Women’s Council-Lake Huron Region, Manitoulin Aboriginal Research Review Committee-Noojmowin Teg Health Centre, and the Elders Advisory Council-Indigenous Justice Division.  Donna is the Elder for the NORAHT project.

Kathleen Jodouin is the HIV Education/MSM Outreach Coordinator at the AIDS Committee of North Bay and Area.

Serena Kataoka, PhD is Assistant Professor in Political Science and Social Welfare and Social Development at Nipissing University.

Rosemary Nagy, PhD is Associate Professor in Gender Equality and Social Justice at Nipissing University.  Rosemary is the Co-Director of NORAHT.

Adrienne Pelletier is Director of Social Services at the Union of Ontario Indians.

Brenda Quenneville, M.S.W. is Executive Director of Amelia Rising Sexual Assault Centre of Nipissing.  Brenda is the Co-Director of NORAHT.

Gina Snooks is a doctoral student in Women’s Studies and Feminist Research at Western University.  Gina is a research assistant with the project.

Rebecca Timms is the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Coordinator at the Union of Ontario Indians.

We also thank Megan Bellefeuille-Stevens, a recent Psychology graduate from Nipissing University and a member of Nipissing First Nation, for her research assistance in 2016-2017.