Emely Baker is a social justice advocate with a focus on cross-cultural engagement between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities. As an individual of mixed ancestry, she aims to bridge the gap between people from different cultural, gender and professional backgrounds. Emely currently works in commercial banking where she sits as regional Chair for her company’s Indigenous Canadian Employee Resource Group (ICErg). She also sits on the Board of Directors for PACE Society as Co-Chair, a non-profit organization that provides low barrier programming and support to survival sex workers in the downtown eastside. Emely is passionate about gender equity, Indigenous relations and language revitalization and looks forward to learning from those around her.