Jennifer Flett seeking election as AMC Grand Chief Featured

Published on Wednesday, 26 October 2022 08:42

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) is running an election for Grand Chief after the recent removal of former Grand Chief Arlen Dumas. There’s been a bigger push for more Indigenous women to run for Chief in elections and this year there are some candidates in the running for AMC’s Grand Chief, one of them is Opaskwayak Cree Nation’s (OCN) Jennifer Flett.
“I am Ininewskwew from the Opaskwayak Cree Nation, grew up in OCN and attended school in the Town of The Pas,” said Flett. “I’m the youngest child and daughter of the late George Flett and Maggie Flett. I completed my Grade 12 and received my High School Diploma in 1987 from the Margaret Barbour Collegiate Institute.

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