Michelle Wilsdon is from Enoch Cree Nation and currently serves her Nation as an elected member of Council. In addition to her regular duties, Michelle is responsible for leading the Intergovernmental Relations and Economic Development division. This division manages Enoch’s partnerships with industry, organizations and other levels of government. The division is also mandated to pursue initiatives that are targeted with growing the Nation’s economy. Working towards goals of business development, job creation and attracting investment; ECN’s economic development is achieved through strategic planning, strengthening corporate governance, and collaboration with key stakeholders. In assuming her role as a council member, Michelle left her position at the Government of Alberta where she served as the Director of Economic Development for the Ministry of Indigenous Relations. Michelle is also a former employee of Cando, working for four years with the organization to develop national strategic initiatives with a focus on community economic development and resource management.