Mr Kevin Chief Passionate and committed to help maximize the potential of our youth, Kevin Chief is inspiring change and dialogue with people across Manitoba and Canada. Kevin is always learning from the experiences and ideas of people who have overcome hardship and adversity – and draws strength from these stories to help others who want to do the same. This approach has brought Kevin into positions of leadership in the non-profit sector and as a member of the Manitoba Legislative Assembly. Kevin has the unique opportunity to work with leaders in all walks of life to engage the greater community.
Having spent his entire professional career in community service, Kevin brings his expertise and experience to his role as the Vice President of the Business Council of Manitoba. The Business Council is made up of Chief Executive Officers of leading Manitoba companies committed to the economic growth and community development of our province – making Manitoba a preferred place to live, work and invest.
Kevin is also a sought-after speaker. Drawing from a lifetime of personal and professional experiences, from his humble beginning as an Indigenous youth in Winnipeg’s North End, to working along side business, community and government leaders, Kevin is inspiring the next generation of young people to overcome adversity, mentor others, and achieve their potential. Audiences who have heard Kevin’s message recognize that he brings a unique voice that is able to attract diverse crowds into inclusive and healthy conversations about diversity, policy, and social change.
We have asked Kevin to speak about ways D5550 might develop more effective relationships with the Indigenous communities in Northern Ontario and the Prairies.