Milton has over two decades experience in human resource management and Indigenous policy development at the tribal, provincial and federal levels of government. His professional and personal interests enhance and build communities of collaboration with attention to building positive relationships and advancement. Milton has served on numerous committees with a focused attention to skills development, attraction and recruitment of human beings, enhancing capacity building, effective leadership, governance and economic independence within Indigenous communities.Milton is from the Poundmaker Cree Nation in Treaty Six Territory. Milton received his undergraduate education from the First Nations University of Canada. He is an accredited Professional Aboriginal Economic Developer by the Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers. He subscribes to the Nation Building approach as researched by the Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development and the Native Nations Institute for Leadership, Management and Policy at the University of Arizona. Tootoosis is the Director of Livelihood for the Office of the Treaty Commissioner and resides in Saskatoon, SK/Treaty # 6 – Canada.