Susan Swan

Susan Swan is from Lake Manitoba First Nation and was the first Indigenous female police officer employed by the Winnipeg Police Service. She achieved the rank of Sergeant and supervised a platoon in one of Winnipeg’s high-profile districts. Susan was responsible for a shift of 22 street officers, which included making critical decisions under high-stress situations, dealing with conflict, scheduling, team building and training. Susan is a Human Resources professional with direct experience in the development and oversight of policies & procedures, recruiting and hiring practices, personnel development, union and labour relations, accompanied with negotiations and conflict management.