Harbor Springs, MI 49740
Emily Proctor, MSW, BASW, earned her degrees from Michigan State University - School of Social Work. She is a citizen of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians, Harbor Springs, Michigan, and serves as a Tribal Extension Educator, Greening Michigan Institute for Michigan Trial Communities, with her home office located in Emmet County, Michigan State University Extension. As the Tribal Extension Educator her projects include the development, delivery, and evaluation of educational programs in the areas of Tribal Governance, Gerontology, Diversity, and youth leadership. She currently is a board member of the Michigan Indian Education Council. She has also worked as a Child Protective Services Worker, as an associate Child Welfare Commissioner and was elected for the third time to be the Speaker of the Annual Community for her Tribal Nation. She enjoys making quilts as a way to contribute to her community.
September 5, 2017 | Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Middle School launched their first ever “Boat to School” week with hands-on culinary and fisheries educational activities.
August 29, 2017 | Tools to increase your active listening skills.
January 26, 2017 | What you should understand.
December 12, 2016 | Visit these ten places throughout Michigan.
November 29, 2016 | How to make changes to the misappropriation of Native American, American Indian and Alaskan Native culture at youth camps.
November 28, 2016 | Learn more about the Indian Arts and Crafts Act of 1990.
November 28, 2016 | What about state government?
October 3, 2016 | The BSSN program supports tribal efforts to build strong communities, organizations and governments.
August 22, 2016 | Registration is now open for Fall 2016 BMCC course, exploring production methods and philosophies involved in sustainable agriculture and food systems.
December 28, 2015 | Education and advocacy to meet the needs of tribes and communities in Michigan.