Emilee Gilpin, a multimedia reporter, will be the lead journalist and storyteller on National Observer's coverage of Indigenous issues this year. She is committed to investigating responses to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's calls to action. She is Saulteaux Cree and Métis. She has been awarded the Susan Carson bursary award, a Fullbright Canada scholarship and was recently Journalist for Human Rights' "Emerging Indigenous Intern" at the Tyee.