Mercedes Sandy (she/her)
Beausoleil First Nation
Mercedes Sandy is a member of Beausoleil First Nation and she currently works within her home community as the Housing Assistant. In April 2023, Mercedes obtained her certificate in Home Inspection from Algonquin College. Mercedes’ is passionate about advocating for safe & healthy homes for members of her community. She is excited to be participating in the Project Accelerator Program to work alongside other Indigenous professionals from across Canada to develop innovative energy-efficient housing projects within our nations. This is a great opportunity for participants to work with mentors in the field to gain project management, communication, leadership skills, adaptability, and confidence when developing their own projects in their communities.