Operations & Relationships Coordinator
Kendra has been with Steel River Group full till since November 2020 as Operations & Relationships coordinator and was part-time before that while she was completing post-secondary courses. She is from Inuit decent from Northeastern Quebec, that grew up in Western & Northern Canada. Kendra brings a strong interest in Indigenous cultures and the current water crisis facing Canada’s Indigenous Nations, which has made her a great fit for Water Care Company.
Kendra’s role within Water Care Company includes coordinating site visits, Indigenous engagement, attending events for Water Care Company, learning how to operate systems, and company marketing. Kendra wants to create youth initiatives within Water Care Company to educate and train youth to be interested and knowledgeable about protecting water as a life-sustaining resource.
Prior to Water Care Company, Kendra worked within Steel River Group and gained many skills within the business. Kendra has also worked for Backwoods Energy Services within the field, providing in-field and out-of-field experience.
“Indigenous people’s relationship to water is strongly connected to the spiritual world. When we are born it is water that comes first, our lives are sacred just as water is sacred. We must honour water, it is apart of us, our land, our food, it connects and gives life to us all.”- Kendra Fequet