Chantal Chagnon, Indigenous Artist and Educator (Panelist)
Chantal is a Cree Ojibwe Métis storyteller, singer, drummer, artist, actor, educator, workshop facilitator, social justice advocate and activist with roots in Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Saskatchewan. She shares Traditional Indigenous arts, culture, history, and teachings in classrooms from preschool through university, at conferences, conventions, galas, community gatherings, and social justice events.
Chantal has performed at the National Music Centre, Jubilee Auditorium, Jack Singer Concert Hall, Saddle Dome, and other stages showcasing Traditional, contemporary and modern music. Chantal aims to entertain, engage, enlighten, educate, inspire, empower and create bridges of opportunity for cooperation, understanding and healing for our past and future generations.