Harry Michael is from Beardy’s and Okemasis' Cree Nation in Saskatchewan, Canada. Raised in the Catholic religion, Harry joined the Church when he was 19 years old. Harry and his wife taught their six children (four boys and two girls) the gospel and their Cree traditions, culture, and language. Harry is retired from working in the Criminal Justice system in Canada, where he worked with Federal penitentiary systems. He did case management work and set up two healing centers for the penitentiary system. Harry likes to spend time with his wife and 10 of his grandchildren who live very close to him.