Angela Mashford-Pringle, PhD is an Assistant Professor and Associate Director for the Waakebiness-Bryce Institute for Indigenous Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto. She is an urban Algonquin woman from Timiskaming First Nation in northern Quebec, Canada whose research is at the intersection of Indigenous health and education. She has held leadership and administrative positions at Peel District School Board, St. Michael’s Hospital’s Well Living House, and Centennial College as the inaugural Aboriginal Programs Manager. Angela worked for more than 10 years at Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada (Canadian federal government) managing Indigenous social programs. Her research interests are at the intersection of Indigenous health and education with a focus on social policy, self-determination, and community engagement.