Beginning in 2018, Jessica Falk has participated in two projects on Indigenous practices of care work and paid work with Dr. Eva Jewell, Dr. Doucet, and the Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre. She will build on this research background in this Partnership research program. Jessica earned her Master of Arts in Social Justice and Equity Studies at Brock University. Her research focused on Canadian nationalism, masculinity, and racism in Canadian hockey culture. She carries this expertise forward as she completes her Master of Science in Education at Niagara University.