Joseph Bastien

Joseph Bastien

Project Manager, Reconciliation and Responsible Investment Initiative

Joseph is Anishinaabe (Ojibway) from Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory, is a graduate of the University of Toronto (Political Science and Aboriginal Studies), and Western University (M.A., Political Science).

Joseph has over 15 years of experience working with Indigenous communities and organizations across Canada and internationally, including the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO), the British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines, the Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC), the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), and the Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI). Joseph has also advised municipal, provincial, federal, and foreign governments on stakeholder relations, and economic development strategies.