Submitted by: Joseph Paquette, President of the MNO Veterans’ Council

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Swearing in Ceremony of new Veterans’ Senator. (Left to right) MNO Veterans’ Council Chair Guy
Mandeville, CD; Senator Dr. Alis Kennedy, CD, OMC; President Joseph Paquette; and Treasurer
Chris Plummer, CD.

The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) Veterans’ Council Executive has appointed Dr. Alis Kennedy CD, OMC, to the position of Veterans’ Senator.

Veteran, Senator Dr. Kennedy brings a wealth of experience to the Council. She has served as a MNO Senator for the MNO Credit River Métis Council and the MNO Toronto and York Region Métis Council for several years. Being very active in her home community of Toronto, she also sits on several local, provincial and national committees and is a member of a local branch of the Royal Canadian Legion.

The swearing in ceremony took place at the MNO Veterans’ Council meeting held in Ajax on June 30, 2013.

The MNO Veterans’ Council welcomes Senator, Veteran Dr. Kennedy CD, OMC, to her new position.