Jim Cardinal

 

 

Jim Cardinal

 

Jim Cardinal grew up in Owl River in a Cree-speaking Indigenous family of 12 children that survived through trapping, fishing, and farm labour. At the age of 16, he left for Fort McMurray to work at Suncor, where he was employed in various trades positions.

In addition to hosting various roles at CFWE, including Conversational Cree,  Jim  is the president of Metis Nation of Alberta's Region 1 office.  

 

Listen to Jim Cardinal, Weekday mornings at 11 on CFWE, Alberta's Best Country