The series was conceived by MMI's Elder-in-residence, Imelda Perley
(Maliseet) Elder and the
founder and coordinator of the Wolastoq Language and Culture Centres at Tobique
and St. Mary's First
Nations, and an educator and research collaborator at UNB for the past 19 years, Perley envisioned this
: Elder-in-residence, Educator and Research Collaborator at MMI.