Thomas Komarniski is Saulteaux and Métis. Growing up urban they are from Winnipeg, Manitoba and moved to Alberta at age 5. They are in their third year of studies at the University of Calgary pursuing a double bachelor’s degree in Political Science and International Indigenous Studies. They are passionate about Indigenous Ways of Knowing and hope to foster a way forward for those who are struggling to find their place.
Onyx Shelton is originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is currently in his second year of studies at the University of Calgary pursuing degrees in International Indigenous Studies and English. His passion in life is storytelling and his goals are based on empowering and sharing his, and others' stories. During his journey, he has received a lot of support and wants to give back by engaging and supporting communities in ways that he can help.