Vice President, Indigenous Partnerships
Aaron is an Indigenous entrepreneur who is a member of the Paul First Nation and resides in the City of St. Albert. Aaron has served as a member of the Paul First Nation Council for two terms whereby he held the portfolio for, Education, Health, Legal, Industry, HRD training and employment as well as the First Nation’s Development Corporation & Industry Relations Corp. .
Aaron gained extensive experience negotiating with industry and setting up partnerships for the benefit of the First Nation members. He assisted his First Nation with Coal Transitions negotiations so that there would be benefits for his community members. Aaron has developed and gained experience with government agencies and has extensive knowledge on government programming.
Previous to being on council Aaron also gained experience working with industry as a heavy equipment operator and previously owned and operated a cabinet making business. Aaron is a traditional man and practices his culture. He is a dedicated Father and husband.