Madison Neapew

Madison Neapew 2022

Madison Neapew / Blue Thunderbird Ikwe (she/her) proudly identifies as an Indigenous Bisexual woman Treaty to Pine Creek First Nation (Minegoziibe Anishinabe) currently living and working in Winnipeg, Manitoba Treaty 1 Territory, the territories of the Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dene, Dakota and Métis Nations.

Madison is Rainbow Resource’s Youth Program Coordinator and has extensive experience working with not-for-profit agencies, at-risk youth, as well as Indigenous and 2SLGBTQ+ focused resources and programming. Madison graduated from the University of Manitoba from the Recreation Management and Community Development Program with a minor in Indigenous Studies. Madison’s heart has always been in supporting and providing resources for vulnerable youth and has experienced firsthand the positive impact of recreational and wellness programming.