Veronica Reitmeier (she/her) is the Research Coordinator for the IndigenERA Lab and IEHRA research program. She is a settler of Polish ancestry and a grateful guest on the traditional territories of the Attawandaran, Anishinaabe, and Haudenausaunee Peoples. Veronica holds a Masters of Arts and Honours Bachelors of Science in Geography from Western University. She brings with her a multitude of research and community experiences from her time as a research assistant in the Indigenous Health Lab at Western University. Veronica perceives herself as a deeply caring and committed spirit who feels her responsibilities, relationships, and accountabilities very deeply. Her spare time is spent outdoors, making connections with the earth; she is especially fond of canoeing, hiking, and appreciating birds.