Mindy Denny

Mindy Denny is Mi’kmaw and a member of the Eskasoni First Nation in Unama’ki (Cape Breton, Nova Scotia). Mindy works with the Union of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq, where she is the Director of the Information Governance & Data Projects department. Her key work involves engaging with First Nation leadership to develop information governance capacity at the community level, and on the national level, working with governments to explore and develop policy that protects First Nations’ information and promotes First Nation Data Sovereignty.

For more than a decade, Mindy has advocated for, and shared information about,  the First Nations principles of OCAP®.