Jessica Tait (she/her)
ICE Program Coordinator
Mississauga, ON, traditional territory of the Mississauga’s of the Credit First Nation, the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, the Huron-Wendat and Wyandot Nations
Jessica is a member of the Nisga’a Nation from Gitlaxt’aamiks, in the Nass Valley. She has formal education from the Ontario College of Art and Design, and an Honours Bachelor of Science Double Major in Biology and Psychology from the University of Toronto. Most recently, she received a Workshop Facilitator Certificate from the Anti-oppression consulting firm Bakau Consulting. In her role as Program Coordinator, she brings a deep devotion to integrity, and a focus on equity. Jessica appreciates the work ICE is doing to create opportunities that align with ancestral values, embrace cultural identities, and create new pathways forward. Jessica is passionate about the power of narrative, art, color, and interconnectedness. Her greatest accomplishment is her devotion as a mother.