Kelly Peters, from L’sitkuk Mi’kmaw First Nation, returned to the Mi’kmaq Rights Initiative in June of 2013. Kelly completed his Bachelor of Arts at Saint Mary’s University with an anthropology degree that focused on archaeology. Kelly has work for CMM, TARR and KMKNO, Maritimes and North East Pipeline and a variety of archaeological consultant companies. where he gained and applied his knowledge of Archaeology, Historic Research and Environmental Inspection.
He lives in Cole Harbour with his wife, Wendy, and his daughter and has a son who lives in Halifax.