Pamela is Ukrainian Métis, originally from Grand Marais and currently living in the Yukon. She has started a consulting business, Braided Stream Consulting Inc., where she plans to engage and collaborate with First Nations governments. She has a MSc in Geography from the University of Manitoba, where she studied the impacts of permafrost degradation and subsequent carbon release into the rivers of Hudson Bay. She also has a BSc in Geography from the University of Winnipeg. Pamela maintains a keen eye on Hydro’s activities and their impacts on Lake Winnipeg and other rivers flowing into the Hudson Bay.