Sharon Rudderham (Co-Principal Investigator)
Sharon Rudderham is the Health Director of the Eskasoni Community Health Centre on Cape Breton Island. Sharon was a member of the Nova Scotia Tribal Council and the Union of Nova Scotia Indians, and has been involved with the Assembly of First Nations. She served as a member of the Nova Scotia Provincial Health Council, and has been instrumental in the development of the Un’maki Client Linkage Registry (a collaborative health care database for the 5 Cape Breton Mi’kmaq communities). She is responsible for all aspects of the ACHH Initiative, and provides leadership from an Indigenous knowledge perspective.