Michele Wood is a Health Researcher/Evaluator for the Nunatsiavut Government, Department of Health and Social Development based in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. She believes in the importance of supporting community-led participatory research partnerships and promoting community wellness. Michele has a Master’s Degree in Information Management from Dalhousie University and a Bachelor of Arts from Acadia University in English. Michele strongly believes that “we are all given the opportunity to work together and learn from each other no matter what our training and experience may be – we all have knowledge to share”. Her love for her job within the Nunatsiavut Government gives her hope that, as a beneficiary, she is contributing all that she can to make the experience of others and future generations a positive one.