Teri-Lynn was born and raised in Fort McMurray where she now lives with her husband Nick, daughter Briar, son Hendrix and dog Waffles. Her background is in Education. Teri-Lynn’s father, Lloyd Goudie, is Inuit from Nunatsiavut Nation in Northwest River, Labrador and her Mother, Jeanne Goudie, is Irish settler from St. Joseph’s, Newfoundland. She grew up in Fort McMurray and is currently on a reclamation journey of her culture.
Teri-Lynn’s role for the Nistawoyou Association Friendship Centre began in 2022 as the Student Support Coordinator in which she helps meet the traditional learning of students in our community and her role has since grown into Project Coordinator with NAFC.
“Before I was blessed with my job as the student support coordinator, I worked as an Educational Assistant for the previous ten years. I am currently finishing my Bachelor of Education degree in the evenings. Feel free to contact me for any traditional learning suggestions or opportunities. We have great students in our region, and I am blessed to have the opportunity to work with them!” – Teri-Lynn, pronouns are she/her.