OAEM Announces First Nations Advisory Team

The Board of Directors of the Ontario Association of Emergency Managers (OAEM) are excited to announce the establishment of the OAEM First Nations Advisory Team (FNAT) in May 2022. 

FNAT will focus on both inclusivity and diversity and will work towards becoming a valued support for First Nations Emergency Managers in Ontario. OAEM's Director of Communities, Daphne Farrell will be supporting FNAT as the OAEM liaison. 

OAEM is proud to announce that Wilbert Wesley, the Emergency Management Services Manager for the Mushkegowuk Council is the FNAT Lead. Wilbert's initial role will be to determine OAEM's approach to advancing emergency management in First Nations communities in Ontario.

To learn more about OAEM's FNAT, please contact communities@oaem.ca.

Stay tuned for more information on our other FNAT Team members!