Director of Indigenous HR Strategy
Tokata HR Solutions
Michelle Brooks is a proud member of the Cowessess First Nation in Treaty 4 territory. She is the Director of Indigenous HR Strategy at Tokata HR Solutions, the Indigenous Recruitment Division of FHQ Developments located in Regina, Saskatchewan. Michelle and her team are dedicated to working to recruit, train and coach Indigenous Talent for in-demand careers. Her team launched the premiere Indigenous HR Strategy in May 2022 and have been instrumental in working with large employers to learn their business and help create Indigenous inclusive work environments and attract talent.
Michelle has worked in the HR industry for over 23 years and brings many years of experience in building Indigenous HR strategies and partnerships. She dedicates her personal time to career coaching through own business, volunteers as a Board Member on the Ignite Adult Learning Corporation and works to advance Indigenous employment and Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action every chance she gets.
Michelle pivoted from a lengthy HR career in the ICT industry and, in addition to her other ventures, works to she keep her Father’s policing legacy alive by working on improving relations between Indigenous people and police services, donating career services and offering scholarships to Indigenous students pursuing careers in policing.