Project Description

Allen Sutherland (White Spotted Horse)

Allen is an Anishinabek member of Skownan First Nation, Manitoba. He is a Registered Professional Trainer (RPT), Professional Certified Heritage Interpreter and a certified practitioner of Time Line Therapy. He provides Canadian Indigenous cultural historical awareness, dispelling myths and stereotypes and establishing linkages between historical events, such as treaties, and present day issues. His work focuses on reconciliation and relationship building through understanding and respect.

In 2014 Allen was awarded the Research/Curriculum Development Education Award for promoting and supporting Aboriginal perspectives, heritage, culture and identity in the classroom and community.

Allen is a Treaty Project officer of Parks Canada, currently employed at Parks Canada-Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site.