Ciera Lee Kooneeliusie was born in Qikiqtarjuaq, NU and moved to Pangnirtung when she was 2 years old. She has a twin sister Caitlin. Ciera loves dogs and raised and ran her own team of five dogs, following in her father and grandfathers foot steps. Her favourite things to do are making Steve Buscemi shrines and learning about Frida Kahlo. She loves art and a vast range of music, plays piano and guitar. She wants to travel in the future around the country and has an interest in journalism, decolonization methodologies and feminism.
Her mantra is: if there is teen angst, I’m there.