Morgan Bamford is the Program Coordinator for the First Nations – Municipal Community Economic Development Initiative (CEDO). He holds a BA (Hon.) in Native Studies and Sociology from the University of Alberta and is currently pursuing his MBA in Community Economic Development through Cape Breton University.
Prior to CEDI, Morgan worked with Alberta Enterprise and Advanced Education’s Community Partnerships and Literacy branch. In this role, he supported Aboriginal adult education in the province by working on initiatives that support greater inclusion for Aboriginal post-secondary students and that support and further literacy initiatives. Morgan’s past experience also includes a decade working in various roles with urban Aboriginal children, families and youth through community agencies in Edmonton and in 2013 he and a partner founded a small research and consulting business. He is passionate about traveling, especially in Canada, and lives in his home community of Edmonton, Alberta.