Raven Morand is an Anishinaabe/Metis Kwe from Thunder Bay. She grew up spending summers in her home community of Migisi Sahgaigan(Eagle Lake First Nation) and moved to Kitchener, Ontario with her family when she was 4. Raven is a dedicated pow wow dancer and has been dancing Fancy Shawl for over a decade. Raven has been the head female dancer at many pow wow’s and enjoys her culture through dance and beadwork. Raven actively engages with her community through sitting on pow wow committees and attending community events. Raven is an activist and organizer and a strong advocate for Indigenous sovereignty and land defense.