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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 141
Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 8:48 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Chair (Liberal)

• Jim Eglinski for Arnold Viersen (Conservative)
• Len Webber for Kevin Waugh (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association
• Theodore Johnny Merasty, Director
• Albert Marshall Jr., Director
Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation
• Melanie Debassige, Executive Director
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
• Roger Strasser, Dean and Chief Executive Offier
• Catherine Cervin, Vice Dean, Academic
• Sarita Verma, Incoming Dean and Chief Executive Officer
As an individual
• George E. Lafond, Strategic Development Advisor
Thunderchild First Nation
• Delbert Wapass, Advisor
Headwater Learning Solutions
• Peter Istvanffy, Consultant
Alderhill Planning Inc.
• Jessie Hemphill, Partner and Senior Planner
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, February 1, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of community capacity building and retention of talent.

Theodore Johnny Merasty, Albert Marshall Jr. and Melanie Debassige made statements and answered questions.

At 9:46 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:51 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Jessie Hemphill, by videoconference from Nanaimo, British Columbia, Roger Strasser, Delbert Wapass, Peter Istvanffy and George E. Lafond made statements and answered questions.

At 10:45 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Leif-Erik Aune
Clerk of the Committee