Michelle Friesen, Project Coordinator & Communications Liaison (On Leave)

Michelle Friesen is a Yukon First Nations citizen who comes from the traditional territory of Ta’an Kwäch’än. She is dedicated to advancing First Nations issues and priorities through her work with the Assembly of First Nations where she served two years in the Executive Assistant position to the Regional Chief and now works as the Project Coordinator and Communications Liaison.

Michelle is the founder of ShredHERs which aims to empower and connect women through mountain biking while providing mental health and wellness resources. She has a lifetime of volunteer experience behind her and is always looking for news ways to bring forth positive change.