Patricia Eve Martin (she/her) is a queer Anishinaabe artist born and raised in Toronto. She is a member of M’Chigeeng First Nation, and belongs to the Turtle clan. She is named after her maternal grandparents, Patrick and Eve. As a descendant of residential school survivors, reclamation and healing is everything. Her spirit name is described as the place where the land meets the water, or “swampy girl”.
Working as a Grant Coordinator has deepened her passion for Indigenous youth advocacy, leadership and skills development. In her free time she enjoys singing, eating, music, making art, and spoiling her rescue dogs Wrinkles and Essie.