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.
December 30, 2013 | What is the Council’s role and function?
December 30, 2013 | Assisting Native youth explore their potential in the field of business!
October 20, 2013 | Decision-making and cognitive decline concerns; Michigan legalities.
October 20, 2013 | Anishinabek leadership for seven generations.
October 18, 2013 | The Northern Lower Michigan team-age strong, live long!
October 17, 2013 | The fourth step: embracing accountability.
October 16, 2013 | Providing educational programs in Michigan Tribal Nations.
October 15, 2013 | The third step: overcoming dysfunction.
October 7, 2013 | The second step: addressing the fear of conflict.
September 27, 2013 | The first step is to build trust.