“I think that my biggest purpose is to help facilitate the connection and the reconnection of people with land.” – PennElys
Dr. PennElys Droz is an Anishnaabe mother of five and founding member of Sustainable Nations. She creates opportunities for people to connect with land through building with natural materials, growing food, and by attuning to the natural world around them.
PennElys is a Program Officer for the NDN Collective, where she organizes for the return of land to indigenous people, #LandBack.
Photo by Rachel Marie Photography