DAVID BOUCHARD is an Indigenous Canadian of French, Chippewa and Osage heritage.
He is the author of over 70 books offered in English, French and several Indigenous languages.
In 2010 he was named as a Member of the Order of Canada.
In 2014, an Oshawa Public School was named after him.
In 2016, for his dedication to the revitalization of Indigenous languages, stories and culture, he was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Law Degree.
The father of three and the step father of two, David lives in Victoria with his wife Vicki yet he remains forever a prairie boy.