Dr. Stryker Calvez is a Metis/Michif researcher, educator, and activist from the Red River territory around Winnipeg. Over the last 20 years he has worked extensively with provincial governments, post-secondary institutions, and community organizations to better understand how to implement and/or improve educational, social, and health and well-being programming for Indigenous peoples, newcomers to Canada, and historically disadvantaged populations. He is often recognized as a strong contributor to these stakeholders who are building better relationships with Indigenous Peoples, supporting diversity and inclusion management, and facilitating effective intergroup relations. Currently, he is the Sr. Manager, EDI Strategy and Enablement at Nutrien. In this position, Stryker is helping to lead and support numerous organizational EDI and Indigenization initiatives, building Indigenous community development projects, and elevating (re)conciliation to the highest priority for the company, its partners, and the communities it serves.