Treaty 2 Territory – The Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNiT2T) is very pleased to announce the addition of Lorie Thompson a very knowledgable and experienced Ikwe as Director of Children, Families, Community, Nation Well-being Secretariat.
Lorie Thompson is humbled to be a Kokoom of 16 grandchildren. She has 6 children and many adopted others. Lorie has family origins from Pine Creek First Nation through her late mother and Ebb & Flow First Nation through her late father.
She has been raised on the land by her parents. Her late dad’s trapline sustained her and her 15 siblings. Lorie hold an arts and law degree through the University of Manitoba. She has many years of experience in serving First Nations, the child and family sector, and housing. Lorie has spent many years volunteering with youth mentorship.
“Most of all of life, aside from love of family, I enjoy being a helper and especially obtaining knowledge in First Nation oral history and laws. Spending time with knowledge holders and language speakers is truly a gift. As always I’m thankful for this opportunity and I look forward to helping as best as I’m able. We all have purpose and the power to empower each other.” said Thompson,
Welcome to the FNiT2T team Lorie!
Last modified: May 14, 2019