Eugene Cardinal – Resident Elder/ Senate

Eugene

Eugene Cardinal was born and raised in Saddle Lake, Ab but was registered in Kehewin, Ab, where he currently resides, since 1976. He taught Cree and Culture in Kehewin from 1986-1998. He is also a song keeper, that has been singing for 57 years. As a current resident elder, some of his responsibilities include; Counselling support to staff and students, Ceremonies and Protocol also assisting in teaching Cree. His greatest love is family, culture and language.

” I hope to be here until  I go to the big powwow in the sky”