First Nations Jingle Dance: Randi Lynn Nanemahoo-Candline

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Randi Lynn Nanemahoo-Candline originates from the Bigstone Cree Nation in Northern Alberta. She is 30 years old and currently works as a Youth Care Worker, Interpreter, and a powwow dance instructor. She moved out to Saskatoon to obtain her Indian Social Work degree which she completed in 2014. Her Indigenous culture teachings and practices have always played a huge part in her identity and have helped her to overcome many obstacles. She is also a Jingle Dress dancer and thanks to her dancing and education she has had many opportunities to speak and travel throughout Canada and the United States. Dancing plays a huge role in her life and she enjoys sharing her experiences and cultural teachings with others.