Morningstar Mercredi is a storyteller, actress, social activist, poet, playwright, researcher and multi-media communicator. She has done extensive acting work in film, television, radio, and on the stage. Her non-fiction children’s book, Fort Chipewayan Homecoming, was a finalist in the Silver Birch young reader’s choice award in Ontario. She gives enormous credit to her son, for his constant love and his unfailing confidence in her ability to succeed. Highlands is pleased to have Ms. Mercredi return to share her honest voice and inspire our students with her work.