Jewel Pierre-Roscelli was previously the Coordinator for Indigenous Vision for the North End with a focus on community development, sharing, and celebrating the Indigenous ways of knowing, and being and bringing community organizations and residents together. LITE is pleased to welcome Jewel Pierre-Roscelli as the organization’s new Executive Director. Pierre-Roscelli is the first Indigenous Executive Director in the organization’s twenty-three year history. Pierre-Roscelli is a proud Dakota woman. LITE was created by Indigenous and non-Indigenous activists working in Winnipeg’s North End in 1999, and now serves a network of job creation partners.