The Indigenous Certification Board of Canada is proud to announce that Keith Leclaire, Board President and Director of Health Services, Mohawk Council of Akwesasne, Akwesasne First Nation was presented with the 4th Annual ‘Excellence in Health Leadership Award’ on November 6th, at the 9th Annual First Nations Health Managers Association’s National Conference in Montreal.
Keith was selected by the FNHMA in partnership with the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI) as the recipient of this prestigious award, designed to recognize those who have exhibited a sincere and long-term commitment as well as leadership in First Nations health management in Canada.
ICBOC board members and staff join all those who know Keith long personal and professional journey in fostering and consolidating Indigenous initiatives in community development, capacity building, management, policy analysis, evaluation and interpersonal relations. Keith looks forward to continue strengthening the partnerships between First Nation communities, provincial, federal and other Non-Government Organizations in the ongoing work to reduce and eliminate addictions and enhance health and wellness within First Nation communities.
Posted by First Nations Health Managers Association on Wednesday, November 6, 2019