Our Team - WISC

Emma Rain Smith

Emma Smith

Interim Director, Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre

Emma is Aniishnaabe from Walpole Island First Nation. She graduated in Fine Arts from the University of Waterloo in 2018 and is finishing her Masters at the University of Waterloo working in Indigenous History. Their research is focused on Indigenous beadwork during the Fur Trade. Emma has worked with and been involved in the KW Indigenous community for almost a decade. She is a producer, curator, artists, and community organizer. They hope to use their passion of working with students and youth to create more leaders in community.