Nahanni Fontaine

  • House Leader of the Official Opposition
  • Critic for Justice
  • Spokesperson for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit people (MMIWG2S)
  • Spokesperson for Veterans Affairs

Nahanni has been the MLA for St. Johns since 2016. She is a nationally recognized expert on Indigenous women in Canada, and has helped to bring international attention to the issue of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, Indigenous/police relations and women’s representation in politics. She is proud to be Status Ojibway from the Sagkeeng Anishinaabe First Nation.

She has been a vocal opponent to the Pallister government’s reckless cuts to women’s health care and restorative justice programs.  She is the NDP Official Opposition’s House Leader, Critic for Justice, and the spokesperson for Veterans Affairs.

She is a devoted mother to her two sons, and her dog Chilli.

Constituency Office: 1763 Main St, Winnipeg, R3L 2T9
Phone Number: 204-582-1550
Fax: 204-586-3736
Email: [email protected]