Sheila Isaac


Name: Sheila Isaac
Organization: Coady International Institute
Title: Program Manager
Sheila Isaac Program Manager - Indigenous Women in Community Leadership Sheila is a Mi'gmaq from the Listuguj First Nation in Quebec on the border with Campbellton, NB. Most recently, Sheila was the regional liaison officer for Atlantic Region - Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) and is a former policy analyst in the Aboriginal Relations Office at Human Resources and Skills Development Canada where she worked primarily on Aboriginal women and youth employment policy. Sheila has a BA Major in political science from Concordia University in Montreal, a LLB from the University of Ottawa and received her call to the bar in 1998 with the Law Society of Upper Canada.

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Le Coady International Institute de l'Université St. Francis Xavier (StFX) est un centre d'excellence de renommée internationale dans le domaine de la formation innovante des leaders communautaires. Cette formation comprend à la fois un soutien sur le site et à distance, et elle utilise des méthodes d'avant-garde d'enseignement aux adultes pour une efficacité et une diffusion maximales. Notre engagement envers le leadership trouve ses racines dans la croyance que la formation des leaders peut transformer des vies et donner aux gens la capacité de pleinement contribuer à la société.

The Coady International Institute at St. Francis Xavier University (StFX) is a world renowned centre of excellence in innovative community leadership education that incorporates both on-site and distance support and mentoring, utilizing state of the art adult education methodologies for maximum effectiveness and outreach. Our commitment to leadership is rooted in the belief that leadership education can transform lives and unleash peoples’ potential to contribute to society.