Contact us

You can find the Office of Indigenous Academic and Community Engagement (IACE) in the First Peoples House, located at the heart of the UVic campus inside Ring Road. The office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, with lunch closure from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. daily.

Stop by and chat with one of our staff members in person. We look forward to meeting you.

Office of Indigenous Academic & Community Engagement
First Peoples House
University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2

Tel: 250-472-4913
Fax: 250-472-4952


Group/Position Name Telephone Office Email
Interim Executive Director Lalita Kines 250-472-4628 FPH 150 
Associate Director Dr. Rob Hancock 250-472-4231 FPH 143 
Directors' Assistant / Office Administrator Mary McCue 250-472-4913 FPH 148 
FPH Building and Operations Coordinator Carly Cunningham 250-853-3601 FPH 147 
Communications Officer  Hannah Mashon 250-472-5566 FPH 133
Community Engagement Manager Clinton Kuzio 250-853-3821 FPH 135 
Counsellor for Indigenous Students Roger John 250-721-8341 HWB 
Counsellor for Indigenous Students Marcy Louie 250-721-8341 HWB 
Cultural Protocol Liaison Diane Sam 250-472-4106 FPH 137 
Events Coordinator Tasia Harris (Y. Houssin on leave) 250-853-3994 FPH 144 
Indigenous Initiatives Coordinator 

Matthew Simpson
(D. Harris on secondment)

250-472-4125 FPH 133 
Indigenous Student Support Coordinator Justin Brooks (C. Seibold on secondment) 250-853-3599 FPH 141 
LE,NONET Experiential Learning Coordinator Renée Livernoche 250-721-6326 FPH 145 
LE,NONET Student Engagement and Support Coordinator  Chelsea McMenamie (J. Green on leave)  250-472-5982 FPH 139
Receptionist  Darlene Masso 250-853-3730 FPH 140