ASD Native Advisory Committee

  • NAC Leadership

    Chairperson Vice Chairperson

    The NAC's annual report was delivered to the School Board on April 3, 2023 and details our commitment to serving the Indigenous community at ASD through healing and advocacy.

    The NAC is always open to the public for commentary and the opportunity to share.  All meetings are at 6 PM in the ASD Ed Center blue room.  

    • September 28, 2023 6:00-8:00 pm for regular meeting. Agenda here.
    • Future meetings to be set at the first meeting of the 23-24 school year.

    You can read the Native Advisory Committee by-laws here. For more information about the Indigenous Education chapter of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, click here

    The NAC has a Resolution on Native Languages from November 2022.

Committee Members


    NAC members
    Parent Members Term
    Eddie Hakala May 2024
    Brittney Pickens May 2024
    Melanie Matter-Welsh May 2025
    Monique Vondall May 2025
    Mancuaq Patricia Henry May 2025
    Jennifer McCarty Charette May 2025
    Teacher/Counselor Members Term
    Lakota Holman May 2025
    Kimberly Santagata May 2025
    Student Members Term
    Veronica Tuzroyluk May 2024
    Emma Ellison May 2024
    Vincent Shein May 2024

Committee Meetings

  • The NAC generally meets once a month on Thursday evenings at the ASD Education Center. Special meetings may be called by the chair from time to time. Please note that dates and locations are subject to change. Meetings are open to the public.