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ACQU Membership 


Aboriginal Community Representatives

Dwight Bero Jr.  Ahkwesahsne Mohawk Board of Education 
Al Doxtator    Elder
Patti Brinklow Tyendinaga Mohawk Council
Carol Ann Budd Community Co-Chair  
Laurel Claus-Johnson Katarowki Grandmother’s Council
Dawn Lavell Harvard Ontario Native Women's Association 
Suzanne Brant First Nations Technical Institute
Elaine Jeffery        Metis Nation of Ontario
Dave Mowat Alderville First Nation
Amanda Killabuk Tungasvvingat Inuit


Queen's University Community Representative

Patrick Deane Principal
Tom Harris                                                     Provost and V-P Academic (Principal's delegate) 
Janice Hill   Associate Vice-Principal, Office of Indigenous Initiatives (Council Secretary) 
Deb St. Amant                                                Representative, Faculty of Education 
Brian Frank Associate-Dean, Faculty of Engineering
Mark Green Faculty Member at Large 
John Pierce  Vice-Provost, Teaching and Learning
Teri Shearer Deputy Provost (Academic Operations and Inclusion)
Gordon Smith  Vice Dean, Faculty of Arts and Science
Ann Tierney  Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs (Provost's delegate), University Council Co-Chair
Leslie Flynn Vice-Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences 


Queen's University Student Representatives   

Tanisha Paul                                                Aboriginal Teacher Education Program 
Emma Spark/Kassie Hill                              Co-Presidents, Queen's Native Students Association
Brielle Thorsen /Jacob Calderone           American Indian Science and Engineering Society, Queen's Chapter
Sebastian DeLine Society of Graduate and Professional Students/Supporting Aboriginal Graduate Enhancement (SAGE)  
Misko McGregor/Rachel Agnew                             Indigenous Commissioners, AMS