Erika Ritchie is a community organizer, environmental engineer and long-time Saskatoon resident. As an environmental engineer, Erika has worked to prioritize environmental protection and sustainability in resource development. She has formed valuable relationships with Indigenous communities, and has made sure that resource development respects the rights of Indigenous peoples and land. Through her work, Erika has advanced the interests and rights of workers, and ensured the environment is treated responsibly and sustainably. She prides herself on standing up for workers and her community. As the mother of four grown children, Erika’s experience extends to raising a family, too.