Dakota House is a proud father and is registered with the Tall Cree First Nation in northern Alberta. Dakota has a successful career in numerous movies and television productions.
He is best known for his role as TeeVee Tenia on the CBC Series “North of 60”, Dakota has starred in numerous feature films and made numerous guest star appearances in shows such as Heartland and the X- Files. Dakota is a dedicated father with over 17 years of sobriety and his background in Martial Arts.
Dakota prides himself on being a strong role model for youth. For over two decades he has devoted much of his time to educating youth on motivation, self - esteem and making positive choices.
He has travelled across Canada extensively, bringing hope and inspiration to youth through his Going Miles presentations, youth conferences and other special events.
Dakota has been honored by being traditionally adopted by several communities across the country that he has worked with.
Scott was born in Selkirk, Manitoba. He is a member of the Sandy Bay Ojibway Nation, a Treaty One First Nation in Manitoba, Canada.
Scott studied at the University of Alberta and holds a Bachelor of Education in Drama and Intercultural Education. He is also a Certified Hypnotherapist which he studied in Red Deer, Alberta.
Scott writes music and screenplays in his spare time. He is also a co-author of the business book: “Energize Your Entreprenurial Spirit”.
Scott is world renowned for his comedy hypnosis show and psychic entertainment and is heavily immersed in working with youth. He was a past recipient of an Alberta Aboriginal Youth Role Model Award , an Alberta Business Award of Distinction, as well as being a 2015 recipient of the Native American 40 under 40 award.
Scott Ward travels extensively as a headliner performer across North America in schools and theater shows and has been working side by side with Dakota House since 2007 expanding the Going Miles Program into new communities.
Hip Hop MC/Actor/Facilitator
POOKY G A.K.A Roni Gauthier is a female indigenous hip hop artist , Model and Actor born and raised in the inner city of Edmonton Alberta. Growing up, Roni used Music as an outlet for an escape from her everyday realities. Soon Roni became POOKY G the rapstress Queen.
Pooky G has recently released a long overdue EP “SO FAR SO HOOD” and currently acted a major lead role in a movie. She is working on a second album and a few features in between time. Pooky G and her EP Album “So Far So Hood” can be found on many platforms through distro. She is dedicated to her time and energy. she has made it one of her passions to facilitate empowerment workshops in indigenous communities, to help gain the mastery of life.
Stay tuned for what is next to come, as POOKY G shines with the Entertainment and knowledge.
Hip Hop MC/Actor/Facilitator
Ottawa’s Cody Coyote is of Ojibwe/Irish descent with ancestry from Matachewan First Nation. With his fusion of strong, profound lyricism accompanied by corresponding influential sounds such as his song “Debwe”, this multi-award nominated, and award winning Hip-Hop/Electronic artist commands his listeners’ attention by delivering mesmerizing performances.
Coyote’s newest album, Passage (June 20, 2022) shares a story of overcoming the challenges faced in Indigenous communities and persevering through them and healing from intergenerational trauma.
“Passage" has been in the works for over two years and it is a project speaking out about the challenges found within Indigenous communities in Canada. My hope is to showcase that Indigenous people are still here, that we are always going to be here and that it is also possible to heal, move forward and find passage through either direct or intergenerational trauma,” says Coyote.
With recognition for creating positive change in the world, this dedicated artist reached number 1 on the Indigenous Music Countdown with his song "There Tonight" in August 2022, number 7 with his song Helpless in February 2022 and number 1 with his song Manidoo Dewe’igan in January 2020.
Going Miles strives to Motivate, Inspire, Lead, Empower, and transform our youth to Succeed. Going Miles will provide laughter and learning to complement front line workers and counselors in the community, assisting youth to develop positive attitudes and self esteem in their personal growth and inner development.
Interactive workshops, dance parties, self-esteem building, profound and life changing barrier breaking exercises, performances with youth, keynote speeches, caregiver workshops and professional Indigenous traditional and mainstream entertainment.
We will go the Extra MILE to promote and deliver to your youth and community, tools to assist them in a healthy and holistic lifestyle and positive self expression.
INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS ON A VARIETY OF SUBJECTS SUCH AS… YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, LEADERSHIP, PARENTING, EDUCATION, BUSINESS AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT, GANGS, SUICIDE PREVENTION, DRUGS AND ALCOHOL, TELEVISION AND FILM.
WE USE OUR TALENTS TO BRING THE FUN, BOOK US FOR OUR WORLD RENOWNED COMEDY HYPNOSIS SHOW, MENTALISM AND MAGIC ACTS, STANDUP COMEDY, LIVE MUSICAL PERFORMANCE AND EVEN OUR AMAZING DJ AND DANCE PARTY SERVICES
THE BEST PART OF OUR JOB IS TO INSPIRE OTHERS AND A GOOD KEYNOTE IS A GREAT WAY TO GET LIFE OFF TO A GREAT START. CONSIDER US FOR YOUR CONFERENCE OR GRADUATION EVENTS.
CUSTOMIZED ONE-ON-ONE SESSIONS, COVID SAFE SMALL GROUPS WITH PHYSICAL DISTANCING MEASURES. WE HELP YOU DISCOVER AND REALIZE YOUR LIFE’S VISION OR HELP YOU MAKE A DENT IN LIFE’S GREATEST CHALLENGES.
ASK US ABOUT OUR CONFERENCE IN A BOX, WE BRING A BIT OF EVERYTHING AND IS AN EASY ONE- STOP-SHOP ALL ENCOMPASSING SOLUTION FOR YOUR NEXT EVENT.
PUTTING ON A CONFERENCE DOESN’T NEED TO BE HARD!
WE ARE ALL BUSINESS OWNERS AND HAVE LEARNED A LOT THROUGH THE PROCESS. WE CAN HELP BUILD AN ARMY OF THE WORLD'S NEXT ENTREPRENEURS.