Sam is Ojibway and a member of the Ojibways of Batchewana First Nation; he is also the proud father of two beautiful Anishinaabe women and even prouder of his 4 young granddaughters. Sam brings a wealth of skills and knowledge to NOSM University in the position of Community Coordinator since August 2005. Sam provides unique insight and understanding of the Indigenous community partners to NOSM University.
Sam is responsible for leading the annual preparation of and arranging all aspects for learner placements in Indigenous communities. Sam also acts as an ambassador for NOSM University learners, staff and faculty. He champions local collaboration between communities and NOSM University as well as assists with Indigenous learner recruitment. Sam is the main point of contact for Local Community Coordinators.
You can reach Sam Senecal at IA.Community@nosm.ca