Contact Us


Chiefs of Ontario

468 Queen Street
Toronto, ON M5A 1T7
Phone: 416-597-1266

Political Office

236 Frontenac
Batchewana First Nation, ON P6A 6Z1
Phone: 705-254-1477

Julia Candlish:

Director of Education
Email:    416-809-7489

Holly Golabek:

Education Coordinator 
Email:  416 548-9616

Murray Maracle:

Interim Education Director

Angel Maracle:

Policy and Research Analyst

Patrik Lowen:

Special Education Support Technician
Southern Region

Email:     519-717-0161

Vincent Ostberg:

Special Education Support Technician
Northwest Region

Email:   807-407-6233

Patricia Magiskan:

Special Education Support Technician
Central and Northeast Region

Email:  416-970-0521

Nicole Nicolas-Bayer:

Lifelong Learning Project and Research Coordinator

Email:    416-702-8884

Naomi Wesley:

Education Coordinator



Meaghan Salmons:

Coordinator/Policy and Research Analyst








   First Nations Education Coordination Unit:

Deputy Grand Chief Derek Fox
NAN - Education Portfolio

Chiefs in Ontario
468 Queen St. E, Suite 400
Toronto, ON M5A 1T7

T: (416)597-1266


Gina McGahey
AIAI Education Coordinator

Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians
387 Princess Avenue
London, ON N6B 2A7

T: (519) 434-2761
F: (519) 679-1653

Dobi-Dawn Frenette
Director of Education Secretariat

Nishnawbe Aski Nation
710 Victoria Ave East
Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1L2

T: (807) 623-8228
F: (807) 623-7730

Murray Waboose
UOI Education Director

Union of Ontario Indians
Nipissing First Nation office

T: (705) 497-9127

Yolanda Fobister
Education Policy Analyst

Grand Council Treaty #3
P.O. Box 1720
Kenora, ON P0X 1N0

T: (807) 548-4214
F: (807) 548-5041

Diane Maracle-Nadjiwon
Independent First Nations Coordinator

Independent First Nations
50 Generations Drive PO Box 8
Ohsweken, ON N0A 1MO

T: (905) 765-2222
F: (905) 765-2224

Debbie Terrance
Education Director

Ahkesahsne Mohawk Board of Education
P.O. Box 819
Cornwall, ON K6H 5T7

T: (613) 933-0409
F: (613) 933-9262

Rosie Mosquito
Chairperson for IIC

Indigenous Institutes Consortium
16 Iohahi:io Rd
Akwesasne, Quebec, H0M 1A0 

T: (807) 626-1880
F: (807) 622-1818

Nelson Toulouse

P.O. Box 791
Massey, ON P0P 1P0

T: (705) 865-2432

OFNYPC – Youth Representative

Ontario First Nations Young Peoples Council



Audrey Powless-Bomberry


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