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Stephanie Wellman

MA Criminology

Research Manager

Cell: (604) 345-7395
Location: Ottawa, ON


Stephanie Wellman (she/her) is a Research Manager with The Firelight Group. She is Manitoba Métis from Treaty One Territory, now residing on the traditional unceded, unsurrendered Territory of the Anishinaabe Algonquin Nation.

Stephanie holds a Master’s degree in Criminology from the University of Ottawa, focusing on decolonizing institutions, laws and policies, and the over-incarceration of Indigenous peoples.

Stephanie previously worked in the non-profit sector, supporting and advocating for First Nation jurisdiction and determination over health and social programs, early learning and child care, income assistance, Jordan's Principle, and First Nations child and family services, among other services related to children's and families'; well-being.