Dr. Patrick Scott
Patrick Scott’s, Ph.D (Scottish Canadian) work among the Tlicho and the Dehcho Dene earned him a trusted place among them many years ago. He has been active in media, First Nations land and self-government negotiations and writing for the causes of the Dene. He has also worked on their behalf in the past with World Vision Canada and the Anglican Church of Canada. Patrick focused his undergraduate work at Ryerson University in motion picture production and studied theology at Vancouver School of Theology. He completed his PhD in “Orality Among the Dene” at the University of Dundee, where he was appointed an Honorary Research Fellow. Patrick is the husband of Gabrielle Mackenzie, a Tlicho (Dogrib) woman of hereditary leadership among the Tlicho people.