Position: Member of HR Committee
Date of Appointment: October 2015
Education: Masters of Arts – Education (University of New Brunswick), Bachelor of Arts – Social Sciences (St. Thomas University)
Experience: Owner of Doreen G. Saulis, Aboriginal Consulting Services specializing in Aboriginal/Public/Private sector relations, Aboriginal consultations and public engagement, strategic planning, project management, research and policy development; Career also spans 16 years of progressive work experience in Economic Development, Resource Development and Government and First Nation relations on a national, regional and local level.
Behind the Scenes: Doreen has a long record of community and volunteer service with a variety of local, regional and national boards and committees including: Family Income Security Appeal Board, Social Policy Network of New Brunswick, as well as previous involvement with the Joint Economic Development Initiative (JEDI), Fredericton Military Compound Board, Fredericton Chamber of Commerce, the National Aboriginal Economic Development Board and more.
Doreen on NBCC: "I am honoured and humbled to be selected as a member of the NBCC Board of Governors who will be able to bring a unique perspective. Learning and life-long learning are passions for me. NBCC's vision, values, programs and commitment to meet the needs of our First Nation/Aboriginal learners and communities is commendable. Serving on the NBCC Board of Governors is an opportunity I welcome with open arms.”