Ixchel María Bennett

Courage & Renewal Facilitator
Speaks English

Ixchel Bennett is an Indigenous Nahua/Zapoteca from Mexico City. She identifies as bi and queer. She has been in the field of education for over 20 years serving in different capacities as an educator, administrator, university course director and mentor. Ixchel’s leadership style is through a [W]hol[E]istic approach that equally considers a person’s spiritual, emotional, mental and physical aspects.

She is a Ph.D. candidate whose research focuses on Indigenous teacher education programs.

Ixchel and her husband Jason make their home in Caledon, Ontario.