Michele A Sam is Ktunaxa ʔaqⱡsmaknik—her father is Haudenosaunee with Italian heritage and she honours her fathers’ people by following her mothers’ lineage. Michele returned home as a 60s scoop survivor having been adopted by a Dutch Catholic immigrant family, raised as the youngest of 5 brothers … Learn More about About
In addition to her advising, facilitating and consulting roles, Michele A Sam Consulting offers three primary services: a Pre-Engagement Ethics Workshop; a Knowledge Relationships and Engagement Workshop; and Review and Writing Services, which include Proposal, … Learn More about Services
Through facilitated workshops, invited consultations and providing advice that is grounded both academically as well as through lived experiences, Michele A Sam provides the opportunity to generate knowledge necessary towards equitable relationships that are mutually beneficial and interdependent in a useful, place based context.
To provide Indigenous perspectives, in support of socially responsible relationship development and engagement that provides a bridge for Indigenous Peoples’ and First Nations entities, and business, industry and government to build meaningful, functional and sustainable relationships.
Pre-Engagement Ethics Workshop
This two-day workshop is focused upon non-Indigenous people's and organization's capacity development. This focuses on preparing the personnel of a corporation, academic unit or industry partner for … Learn More about Pre-Engagement Ethics Workshop
Knowledge Relationships and Engagement Workshop
This two-day workshop is focused upon First Nations and Indigenous cognitive justice concerns. It is offered to First Nations bands and communities and Indigenous Peoples’ organizations involved in … Learn More about Knowledge Relationships and Engagement Workshop
Proposal and Report Writing
Michele A Sam enjoys the creative aspects of writing and offers the support needed to develop highly competitive proposals, reports and framework documents that are of use to Indigenous Peoples, … Learn More about Proposal and Report Writing