Submitted by: Glen Lipinski, MNO Consultation and Community Relations Coordinator
Participants of the Governance and Finance training held in Windsor. (left to right) Jon
Rochon, Wilfred Rochon, Donna Grayer, Susan Morency, Robert Leboeuf, and Andrew
The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) Windsor-Essex Métis Council participated in the MNO’s two-day Governance and Finance Training from March 23-24 in Windsor. The training was facilitated by Hank Rowlinson, MNO Manager of Community Relations and Glen Lipinski, MNO Consultation and Community Relations Coordinator.
The two-day training focused on Governance and began with a “Métis 101”. Additional topics covered included: visioning, challenges, opportunities and planning for Councils. Rowlinson and Lipinski also concentrated on Finance and the New Relationship Fund. They delivered sessions focusing on policies, procedures, aspects of budgeting and general reporting.
In attendance from the MNO Windsor-Essex Métis Council were: Jon Rochon, Wilfred Rochon, Donna Grayer, Susan Morency, Robert Leboeuf and Andrew Good.